Kanthan Pillay (born in 1961 in Durban) is a renowned South African politician and the founder of the Capitalist Party of South Africa ZACP.
His date of birth is in 1961 and his place of birth is in Durban. Kanthan Pillay is 58 years (2019).
The name of his Kanthan Pillay’s wife is Sarah Britten.
Pillay and his wife have three (3) daughters, Aura Devagie (26), Mia Angella (12) and Raphaela Ragini (3). Aura was born in Sardina while Mia and Raphaela were born in Johannesburg.
He was born into the family of Soobiah Pillay and Devagie Govender. His father was an Indian classical vocalist of repute while his mother is a popular educationist.
According to Thefamousdata, Kanthan Pillay has an estimated net worth of US$1 million.
He had his primary school education in Durban, his hometown. Upon completing his primary education, Pillay went to India to have his high school education.
In 1979, he relocated to South Africa and wrote his matric to complete the Afrikaans requirements for admission into the university.
The following year, 1980, he enrolled for a B.Sc. at the University of Durban-Westville. Unfortunately, Pillay along with hundreds of others during 1980 boycotts.
He got a certificate in Journalism from Boston University’s College of Communication.
He worked for Post Natal as a freelance writer and with time became a regular worker. He covered politics, sports, and entertainment.
In 1983, Pillay attempted to gain admission into the university the second time but was unsuccessful due to a car accident. He went back to Natal Natal Newspapers and worked as a Political Reporter on Post.
During that period, he was holding a regular Saturday shift on the Sunday Tribune. He worked as a branch correspondent, supplying the then newly created Sunday Star.
He also was copy taster, rewrite sub, and working the news desk. He later became the organizer for the Media W