Jacobus Smuts Theron, 19041984 (aged 79 years)

Name
Jacobus Smuts /Theron/
Given names
Jacobus Smuts
Surname
Theron
Birth September 5, 1904 48 26

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Baptism November 6, 1904 48 26 (aged 2 months)
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Epidemic
Tuberculosis
1906 (aged 1 year)

Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa. Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.…

Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa. Source: Wikipedia

Death of a fatherJacobus Daniël Koos Theron
March 4, 1910 (aged 5 years)
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Historical Event
Union of South Africa
May 31, 1910 (aged 5 years)

Note: Union of South Africa established. Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Union_of_South_…

Union of South Africa established. Source: Wikipedia

Epidemic
Smallpox
1912 (aged 7 years)

Note: Smallpox outbreaks: The outbreak of smallpox is reported in the Malay Location, Johannesburg and cas…

Smallpox outbreaks: The outbreak of smallpox is reported in the Malay Location, Johannesburg and cases of smallpox are discovered in Durban. Source: Wikipedia

War
World War I
from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (aged 14 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I)
Epidemic
Spanish flu
1918 (aged 13 years)

Note: An estimated 500,000 people die from the Spanish flu epidemic in South Africa, the fifth hardest hit…

An estimated 500,000 people die from the Spanish flu epidemic in South Africa, the fifth hardest hit country in the world. Source: Wikipedia

Economic Event
Wall Street Crash
October 1929 (aged 25 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression i…

The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century. Source: Wikipedia

War
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (aged 40 years)

Note: Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II)
Death of a half-sisterMartha Magdalena Theron
January 13, 1946 (aged 41 years)
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Economic Event
Rand adopted
February 14, 1961 (aged 56 years)
Note: Decimalisation of currency replaces the South African pound with the South African rand. Source: [Wi…

Decimalisation of currency replaces the South African pound with the South African rand. Source: Wikipedia

Historical Event
Republic of South Africa
May 31, 1961 (aged 56 years)

Note: South Africa becomes a republic. Source: [Wikipedia](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1961_in_South_Afr…

South Africa becomes a republic. Source: Wikipedia

Death of a half-brotherSchalk Willem Theron
December 23, 1966 (aged 62 years)
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Death of a motherSusanna Maria Smuts
May 29, 1972 (aged 67 years)
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Death of a half-sisterHelena Margaretha Theron
December 3, 1972 (aged 68 years)
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Death of a half-brotherJohannes Gerhardus Theron
March 25, 1978 (aged 73 years)
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Death of a brotherJohannes Hendrik Ludolf Theron
August 11, 1982 (aged 77 years)
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Death July 23, 1984 (aged 79 years)
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