- 1991 in South Africa
1990 in South Africa,
other events of 1991,
1992 in South Africaand the Timeline of South African history.
9 January- Black children are admitted to schools previously reserved for Whites only.
12 January- 45 mourners are killed during an attack on a funeralvigil for an African National Congressmember in Sebokeng.
29 January- Frederik Willem de Klerk, State President of South Africa, Nelson Mandela, deputy-president of the African National Congress, and Mangosuthu Buthelezi, leader of the Inkatha Freedom Party, meet for peace talks.
1 February- At the signing of a national peace accord Frederik Willem de Klerk, State President of South Africa, promises to end all apartheidlegislation and to create a new multi racial constitution.
12 March- The government tables a white paper to end racial discrimination in landownership and occupation.
24 March- 12 people, including a police officer and two children, are killed when police opened fire on a crowd of African National Congresssupporters when they attacked the police in Daveyton, Gauteng.
30 April- A coup d'étatis executed in Lesotho.
14 May- Winnie Madikizela-Mandelais found guilty and sentenced to 6 years for her involvement in the death of 14-year old Stompie Sepei.
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6 July- The 48th National Conference of the African National Congressis held in Durban, the first to be held inside South Africasince 1959.
9 July- Suspension of South Africa from the International Olympic Committeeis lifted.
4 August- The Oceanos, a Greek owned cruise ship, sinks off Coffee Bay, Eastern Cape.
9 August- Right-wingers of the Afrikaner Weerstandsbewegingclash with the police in the Battle of Ventersdorp.
4 September- Frederik Willem de Klerk, State President of South Africa, announces a new constitution that will provide suffrage for black people.
2 October- Pik Botha, Minister of Foreign Affairs, visits Beijingto strengthen the South Africa's relations with China.
4 November- Angelique Shekleton the first trans-racial adoptee is born in Randfontein
Phinda Resource Reserveis formed.the great white shark is given full protection under south african law
July 20– Joseph Skosanawins his first national title in the men's marathon, clocking 2:10:29 in Durban.
25 February- Chief Mhlabunzima Maphumulois shot dead outside his home in Pietermaritzburgby an alleged hit-squad.
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