Category Archives: People

Robert De Niro – and his alter ego

De Niro - and De Faro

Gordon Ramsay vs Chuck Norris

Gordon Ramsay Chuck Norris

Marnitz Boshoff is ‘n yster

Marnitz Boshoff Lions fly-half Marnitz Boshoff was his team's hero on Saturday 22 February 2014 with a personal haul of 29 points. His three drop-goals sees him join a special group of only three other Super Rugby players who have achieved this feat in Super Rugby … Continue Reading ››

Miriam Makeba has the longest family name by far

Miriam Makeba Miriam Makeba was the first African woman to win a Grammy, and the first black woman to have a Top 10 worldwide hit with 'Pata Pata' in 1967. Miriam's full real name is Zensile Makeba Qgwashu Nguvama Yiketheli Nxgowa Bantana Balomzi Xa Ufnu Ubajabulisa Ubaphekeli … Continue Reading ››

Trevor Noah speaks and understands six languages

Trevor Noah, stand-up comedian, South Africa This talented SA comedian speaks and understands six languages - Afrikaans, English, Xhosa,¬†Zulu, Sotho and German. Trevor Noah (born 20 February 1984) is a South African comedian. He has also been a radio DJ, actor and TV host. Trevor was born … Continue Reading ››

The (only) South African Formula 1 World Champion

Jody Scheckter, 1979 Formula 1 Grand Prix World Champion, South Africa
Jody Scheckter - 1979 Formula 1 Grand Prix champion
The only South African racing driver ever to be Formula 1 World Champion, was Jody Scheckter in 1979. Other legends on the grid with Jody … Continue Reading ››