Rooi Rose

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Rooi Rose (lit. "Red Roses") is an Afrikaans-language monthly women's magazine published in South Africa by Caxton Magazines.[1] It is one of the earliest magazines in the country.

History and profile[edit]

Rooi Rose was first published in April 1942.[1] The magazine is occasionally credited with launching the career of actress Charlize Theron by way of its Rooi Rose Supermodel of the Year competition.[2]

Since November 2000 Rooi Rose has been published on a monthly basis.[1]


  1. ^ a b c "Rooi Rose". Caxton Magazines. Retrieved 29 April 2016. 
  2. ^ "Models vie for spot in TV reality show". Independent Online. Retrieved 7 July 2008. 

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