Sharpeville massacre


Sharpeville massacre

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  • Sharpeville massacre — The Sharpeville Massacre, also known as the Sharpeville shootings, occurred on March 21, 1960, when South African police began shooting on a crowd of black protesters. The confrontation occurred in the township of Sharpeville, in what is now… …   Wikipedia

  • Sharpeville massacre — ▪ South African history       (March 21, 1960), incident in the black township of Sharpeville, near Vereeniging, South Africa, in which police fired on a crowd of blacks, killing or wounding some 250 of them. It was one of the first and most… …   Universalium

  • Sharpeville Massacre —  Fatal shooting of sixty seven black South African demonstrators by police at black township of Sharpeville, near Johannesburg, on March 21, 1960 …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Sharpeville — Sharpeville …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sharpeville, Gauteng — Sharpeville is a township situated between two large industrial cities of Vanderbijlpark and Vereeniging in southern Gauteng, South Africa. It was established in 1942 when 5,466 houses were built.Place in South African historyOn March 21 1960 the …   Wikipedia

  • Sharpeville Six — The Sharpeville Six were six South African protesters convicted of the murder of Deputy Mayor of Sharpeville, Kuzwayo Jacob Dlamini, and sentenced to death. On September 3, 1984, a protest march in Sharpeville turned violent (some of the crowd… …   Wikipedia

  • Massacre De Sharpeville — Le Massacre de Sharpeville est relatif à la répression policière qui eu lieu le 21 mars 1960 à Sharpeville, un township (banlieue noire) de la ville de Vereeniging dans le Transvaal en Afrique du Sud. Sommaire 1 Historique 2 Hommages …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Massacre de sharpeville — Le Massacre de Sharpeville est relatif à la répression policière qui eu lieu le 21 mars 1960 à Sharpeville, un township (banlieue noire) de la ville de Vereeniging dans le Transvaal en Afrique du Sud. Sommaire 1 Historique 2 Hommages …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Massacre de Sharpeville — Apartheid Évènements Massacre de Sharpeville Émeutes de Soweto · Procès de la trahison · Procès de Rivonia · Attentat de Church Street (Pretoria) · Négociations sur le démantèlement de l apartheid en Afrique du Sud · Massacre de Boipatong ·… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sharpeville — 26° 40′ 00″ S 27° 52′ 00″ E / 26.6667, 27.8667 Sharpeville est u …   Wikipédia en Français


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