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Steve Biko

AKA Stephen Bantu Biko

Born: 18-Dec-1946
Birthplace: Ginsberg, South Africa
Died: 12-Sep-1977
Location of death: Pretoria, South Africa
Cause of death: Murder
Remains: Buried, King William's Town Cemetery, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Gender: Male
Religion: Christian
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Activist

Nationality: South Africa
Executive summary: Father of Black Consciousness

Father: Mzimgayi Biko (clerk)
Mother: (maid)
Brother: (older)
Sister: (older)
Wife: Ntsiki Mashalaba (m. Dec-1970)
Son: Nkosinathi Biko
Son: Samora Biko

    High School: Lovedale High School (expelled)
    University: St. Francis College, Natal, South Africa (1966)
    Medical School: Natal University (expelled)

    Terrorism arrested (18-Aug-1977)
    Tortured 7-Sep-1977
    Brain Injury

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