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Sad: This list of 8 South African Celebrities Who died of Covid-19 will leave you in tears (photos)

Celebrities from South Africa who died tragically in 2021 were gifted persons with sharp brains. When a well-known South African dies, the entire country is affected. A number of celebrities have died as a result of the current COVID-19 outbreak in South Africa. "When will these horrible celebrity deaths come to an end?" many are anxious.

Who were some of the most well-known personalities in the year 2021? Mzansi has lost a lot of potential candidates this year, including politicians and media figures. The bulk of recently dead South African celebrities, on the other hand, worked in the acting and music industries. These celebrities maintained tight contacts with their fans. A list of well-known South Africans whose deaths are still remembered today can be seen below.

1. Shona Ferguson

Top South African celebrities who died in 2021 and their causes of deathThe late and legendary Shona Ferguson. Photo: @The Voice Newspaper Botswana Source: Facebook

Shona Ferguson was a well-known South African actress who passed away in 2021. Shona Ferguson, the iconic actress, died on July 31, 2021, in Milpark Hospital. He died of COVID-19-related problems on August 4th, 2021, and was laid to rest. Ferguson's achievements as a producer, director, and writer to the South African entertainment industry have left an indelible mark. He was both a business mogul and a celebrity in the entertainment industry.

2. Lieb Bester

The late Lieb Bester, the talented Binnelanders actor. Photo: @kykNET Source: Facebook

Lieb Bester, who died in 2021 at the age of 72, is one of the South African celebrities who passed away in the year 2021. Two of the veteran actor's most well-known roles were Binnelanders and Villa Rosa. COVID-19 issues landed Bester in the hospital three times. When the infection damaged his kidneys, he was brought to the hospital for the first time in June. He was defeated in the competition on July 21, 2021.

3. Tsepo Tshola

Top South African celebrities who died in 2021 and their causes of deathThe late Tsepo Tshola, the legendary jazz musician. Photo: @Tsepo Tshola Source: Facebook

Tsepo Tshola, a legendary South African musician, just passed away. Tshepo was recognized for his jazz tunes and baritone voice. On July 15, 2021, Tshepo Tshola, 67, was defeated by COVID-19. The fallen legend was put to rest at the Heroes Acre in Thaba Bosiu, Lesotho, on July 30, 2021.

4. DJ Mzwandile Nzimande

South African celebrities who died in 2021DJ Mzwandile wearing a Loxion Kulca brand's T-shirt. Photo: @Tshifhumulo Nesengani Source: Facebook

DJ Wandi, 44, passed suddenly in Johannesburg's Olivedale Clinic. He died at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, January 13th, 2021, after testing positive for COVID-19. His three daughters, Senzi, Zandi, and Zwelethu, as well as his wife Hlapo, survived him.

5. Geoff Makhubo

Top South African celebrities who died in 2021 and their causes of deathThe late Geoff Makhubo, the Executive Mayor of Johannesburg Municipality. Photo: @Mayor Geoff Makhubo Source: Facebook

Geoff Makhubo was killed by COVID-19 in 2021. He was well-known as the Executive Mayor of the Johannesburg Municipality. He was also a major champion for HIV/AIDS response and anti-stigma campaigns, holding many administrative positions in the Johannesburg City Council. Geoff Makhubo died on July 9, 2021, after a long battle with COVID-19.

6. Steve Kekana

Top South African celebrities who died in 2021 and their causes of deathThe late Steve Kekana, the legendary South African singer and songwriter. Photo: @Ambitiouz Ent Source: Facebook

Tebogo is a 62-year-old man. Steve Kekana was a popular South African singer-songwriter in the 1980s. Despite his handicap, he turned blind at a young age and has always dazzled Mzansi with his talent. Steve Kekana died of COVID-19 on July 1, 2021.

7. Sindi van Zyl

Top South African celebrities who died in 2021 and their causes of deathDr Sindisiwe kept short hairstyles. Photo: @Sindisiwe van Zyl Source: Facebook

Sindi van Zyl was a well-known South African actress who passed away in 2021. Sindi van Zyl, a medical doctor and anchor on Kaya FM, was known as "the people's doctor." On Saturday, April 10th, 2021, Dr. Sindi died at a Johannesburg hospital. She was diagnosed with COVID-19 and admitted to the hospital just before she died.

8. Jackson Mthembu

South African celebrities who died in 2021The Minister in the Presidency, Jackson Mthembu, announcing the COVID-19 regulations and directives in Pretoria, South Africa. Photo: @Sydney Seshibedi Source: Getty Images

COVID-19 issues led to the death of the later South African politician. The 62-year-old Minister in the Presidency contracted the sickness on January 11th and died on January 21st. His anti-apartheid activism in the 1970s will be remembered in Mzansi for the rest of his life.

These South African superstars who passed away in the year 2021 left an unmistakable effect on the country's entertainment history. Millions were affected by their deaths. Their ideas and their future consequences are lost forever, but their memories live on in our hearts.


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