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A Complete Skull of an Australopithecus Africanus of 2 million Years Old Discovered in South Africa
African History

A Complete Skull of an Australopithecus Africanus of 2 million Years Old Discovered in South Africa

Two South African paleontologists, Robert Broom, and his assistant, John T. Robinson, on 18th April 1947 discovered Mrs. Ples – a complete skull of an Australopithecus Africanus, in a cave at Sterkfontein, 40 kilometers to Northwest of Johannesburg, later renamed...