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Abdurahman, Abdullah (1872–1940), political leader and physician

Bill Nasson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; Medicine and Health. 1838 words.

Abdurahman, Abdullah (1872–1940), political leader and physician, was born on 18 December 1872 in Wellington, a country town in south-western Cape Colony, the eldest son of the nine...

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Bright, Herbert Christian Bankole- (1883–1958), medical practitioner and politician in Sierra Leone

Christopher Fyfe.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; Medicine and Health. 836 words.

Bright, Herbert Christian Bankole- (1883–1958), medical practitioner and politician in Sierra Leone, was born of Sierra Leonean parents on 23 August 1883 at Okrika (later in Nigeria), the...

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Dadoo, Yusuf Mohamed (1909–1983), medical practitioner and politician in South Africa

Uma Dhupelia-Mesthrie.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; Medicine and Health. 2076 words.

Dadoo, Yusuf Mohamed (1909–1983), medical practitioner and politician in South Africa, was born in Krugersdorp, Transvaal, on 5 September 1909, one of five children of Mohamed Dadoo, a...

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Xuma, Alfred Bitini (1893–1962), politician and physician in South Africa

Peter Limb.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; Medicine and Health. 1562 words.

Xuma, Alfred Bitini (1893–1962), politician and physician in South Africa, was born at Manzana, Engcobo district, Thembuland, in the Transkei, Cape Colony, on 8 March 1893. He was the...

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