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  1. Pieter-Dirk. born 1945, South African comedian and satirist, noted for creating the female character Evita Bezuidenhout
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Historical Examples of uys

  • Potgieter and Uys then commanded a force, and marched out on the enemy, but unfortunately fell into an ambush and were slain.

    South Africa and the Transvaal War, Vol. 1 (of 6)

    Louis Creswicke

  • It was when endeavouring to descend the mountain that the brave Commandant Uys was killed.