Alfred Jack Cooper

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Born

1952

Family moved to East London

1952

Eldest sister (Laura) died and he moved to Joburg

1957

Started school

1959

Charlie died

1965

Moved back to Graaff-Reinet

1970

Problem with alcohol abuse

1972 - 1987

Attended Rand College of Education for 3 months

1974

Started dating and had a daughter

1978

Attended Spando High School

1981 - 1982

First mental breakdown

1982

Last job

1983

Diagnosed with Chronic Schitzophrenia

1986

Diagnosed with Hypertension

2000

Moved into the Shelter (EOWFA)

2004

Started writing (poems, essays etc) to sell

2005

3 Siblings died (Anna, Kate, Jackie)

2006 - 2014

Diabetic suspect

2006