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14 November 1927|
Vasilitsi, Messenia, Greece
|Died||9 September 2020
Johannesburg, South Africa
|Alma mater||University of the Witwatersrand|
|Occupation||Human rights lawyer|
(m. 1948; died 2017)
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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Mural incorporating Mandela's speech from the Rivonia Trial of 1963-64
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