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Harry Frederick Oppenheimer
Born 28 October 1908
Kimberley, South Africa
Died 19 August 2000(2000-08-19) (aged 91)
Education Oxford University
Occupation Businessman
Religion Anglican
Spouse(s) Bridget McCall
Children Nicky Oppenheimer
Parent(s) May Pollack
Ernest Oppenheimer

It must not be forgotten in fairness to the National Government that apartheid is not just a policy of oppression but an attempt – in my opinion an attempt doomed to failure – to find an alternative to a policy of racial integration which is fair to both white and black.
Harry Oppenheimer
I have always thought that the rapid economic development of South Africa would in the long run prove to be incompatible with the government's racial policies, and recent events have tended to confirm my opinion.
Harry Oppenheimer
Certainly the party counts a considerable number of intellectuals among its members, but I am by no means disposed to apologise for that.
Harry Oppenheimer