- a city in S Transvaal, in the NE Republic of South Africa.
Examples from the Web for johannesburg
Contemporary Examples of johannesburg
An hour later, he scored a second flight to Johannesburg for $380.‘We Out Here’: Inside the New Black Travel Movement
January 4, 2015
On the same day, Wits University in Johannesburg held a memorial in its iconic Great Hall.Goodbye, Madiba
December 15, 2013
Nelson Mandela's ex-wife describes the final moments of his life as he passed away last week at his home in Johannesburg.Winnie on Nelson Mandela’s Final Moments
December 13, 2013
I spent today in the Johannesburg Stadium, among 70,000 people who attended despite the torrential rain.Rowdy Crowds At Mandela’s Memorial
December 10, 2013
I was a young reporter on the Rand Daily Mail newspaper in Johannesburg and my beat was black politics.Mandela, My Source: One Journalist’s Memory of Clandestine Meetings
December 6, 2013
Historical Examples of johannesburg
He was caught in Johannesburg when the war broke out, and he had to stay there.The Avenger
E. Phillips Oppenheim
In South Africa, except at and near Johannesburg, one scarcely sees them.Impressions of South Africa
On the 24th the Vaal was crossed, and on the 31st Roberts entered Johannesburg.Story of the War in South Africa
Captain A. T. Mahan, U.S.N.
They had enlisted only to reach Johannesburg, and they refused to fight.On the Heels of De Wet
The Intelligence Officer
He used other facts collected by Attorney Msimang of Johannesburg.
- a city in N South Africa; the capital of Gauteng province: South Africa's largest city and chief industrial centre; grew with the establishment in 1886 of the gold-mining industry; University of Witwatersrand (1922). Pop: 1 009 036 (2001)
Largest city in South Africa, located in the northeastern part of the country.