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19 Oct 2017
1959; PAC was started. by ex-anc members
1966; Vorwoerd was assasinated
1970; student uprising in Soweto leads to 600 dead
1990; Ban lifted on ANC and Mandella released 11 Feb
1994; ANC wins South Africas first democratic election Mandella becomes the first black president.
1910; Union of South Africa dictated all and every detail of black peoples futures.
1912; The ANC was founded to cut across tribal divisions.
1943; ANC youth league was started. Led by a young lawyer (Anton Lembede)
1949; A huge fracture in the Youth league occurred, the younger members wanted to make a more militant approach to get equality.
1950, 1 May; Freedom day is organized and ran by the ANC resulting in the "Suppression of communism act".
1953; The Defiance campaign ended.
1952; The Defiancecampaign was started members breaking a series of the petty laws in an effort to bring to light the power and the negativity of the petty laws
1955: The Freedom Charter was drafted. designed to end pass laws peacefully.
1956: Suppression of communism trials began
1961; Suppression of communism trials ended
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