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Al-Nahas, Mustafa (1879–1965), prime minister of Egypt

Michael T. Thornhill.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1706 words.

Al-Nahas, Mustafa (1879–1965), prime minister of Egypt, was born on 15 June 1879 in Samanud, in the Gharbiyya province of Egypt's Nile delta, where his father was a timber merchant. He...

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Appiah, Joseph Emmanuel [Joe] (1918–1990), politician in Ghana

Richard Rathbone.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1066 words.

Appiah, Joseph Emmanuel [Joe] (1918–1990), politician in Ghana, was born in Kumasi, Gold Coast, on 16 November 1918, the son of James W. K. Appiah, schoolmaster, and his wife, Adoma. He...

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Bambatha ka Mancinza (1865/6–1906), chief and rebel in Natal

P. S. Thompson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online September 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Revolutions and Rebellions; African History; African Politics. 1237 words.

Bambatha ka Mancinza (1865/6–1906), chief and rebel in Natal, was born in 1865 or 1866 in the Umvoti division of the British colony of Natal. He was the son of the chief Mancinza (also...

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Botha, Louis (1862–1919), prime minister of the Union of South Africa and army officer

Christopher Saunders.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Land Forces and Warfare; African Politics. 3468 words.

Botha, Louis (1862–1919), prime minister of the Union of South Africa and army officer, was born on 27 September 1862 at Honigfontein, near Greytown, Natal, the ninth child of Louis Botha...

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Browne, Sir Stewart Gore- (1883–1967), settler and politician in Northern Rhodesia

A. D. Roberts.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; World History. 1027 words.

Browne, Sir Stewart Gore- (1883–1967), settler and politician in Northern Rhodesia, was born in London on 3 May 1883, the elder son of the barrister Sir Francis Gore-Browne (1860–1922), and...

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Chirwa, Orton Edgar Ching'oli (1919–1992), lawyer and politician in Nyasaland and Malawi

Andrew C. Ross.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 985 words.

Chirwa, Orton Edgar Ching'oli (1919–1992), lawyer and politician in Nyasaland and Malawi, was born near Nkhata Bay, Nyasaland, the son of Yesaya Mafananiso Chirwa (1881–1955) and Maggie...

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Cholmondeley, Hugh, third Baron Delamere (1870–1931), settler in Kenya and politician

Anthony Clayton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History; African Politics. 1398 words.

Cholmondeley, Hugh, third Baron Delamere (1870–1931), settler in Kenya and politician, was born in London on 28 April 1870, the only son of Hugh Cholmondeley, second Baron Delamere...

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Duncan, Sir Patrick (1870–1943), politician in South Africa and governor-general of the Union of South Africa

Deborah Lavin.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 2895 words.

Duncan, Sir Patrick (1870–1943), politician in South Africa and governor-general of the Union of South Africa, was born on his father's remote farm at Fortrie, in King Edward parish,...

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Fischer, Abram [Bram] (1908–1975), communist revolutionary and barrister in South Africa

Raymond Suttner.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; Politics; Revolutions and Rebellions; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1540 words.

Fischer, Abram [Bram] (1908–1975), communist revolutionary and barrister in South Africa, was born at Bloemfontein on 23 April 1908, the oldest of four sons and one daughter of Percy Ulrich...

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Kakungulu, Semei Lwakirenzi (1868–1928), war leader and administrator in Uganda

M. Louise Pirouet.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; African Politics. 1212 words.

Kakungulu, Semei Lwakirenzi (1868–1928), war leader and administrator in Uganda, was probably the son of Semuwemba, a chief in Koki, then a small principality to the south of Buganda....

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