James Calata

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The Reverend
James Arthur Calata
Born (1895-07-22)22 July 1895
Died 16 June 1983(1983-06-16) (aged 87)

James Arthur Calata (1895 – 1983) was a South African priest and politician. He was the Secretary-General of the African National Congress from 1936 to 1949. He was appointed a canon of the Grahamstown Cathedral making him the first Black canon in the Anglican Church of Southern Africa.[1][2]

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ Goedhals 1995, pp. 36-.
  2. ^ Logie & Snaddon 2006, p. 63.