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George Bizos
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Bizos in 2014
Born (1927-11-14)14 November 1927
Vasilitsi, Messenia, Greece
Died 9 September 2020(2020-09-09) (aged 92)
Johannesburg, South Africa
Nationality Greek/South African
Alma mater University of the Witwatersrand
Occupation Human rights lawyer
Spouse(s)
Arethe Daflos
(m. 1948; died 2017)
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George Bizos (15 November 1927 – 9 September 2020) was a Greek-born South African human rights lawyer. He campaigned against apartheid in South Africa, most notably during the Rivonia Trial. He was Nelson Mandela's lawyer.

Bizos died in Johannesburg on 9 September 2020, aged 92.


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