Gustav Preller

Gustav Preller South African Historian

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First Name Gustav
Last Name Preller
Birthday 4th October, 1875
Died 7th October, 1943
Zodiac Sign Libra
Nationality South African
Occupation Historian

Gustav Schoeman Preller (4 October 1875 in Klein Schoemansdal, Klipdrift, Pretoria – 7 October 1943 in Pelindaba) is known as a journalist, historian, writer and literary critic. He fought for the recognition of Afrikaans. Preller helped the Afrikaner to awake to the importance of the history of South Africa. He made great contributions to the writing of South African history, through his research and the literature. He also contributed greatly to making South Africans aware of the legacy of the Voortrekkers and also played an early part in planning the Voortrekker Monument.

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