Comedian Trevor Noah has once again recounted the difficulties of growing up as a child of a mixed-race relationship‚ saying his father’s name is not even on his birth certificate. In an extract from his book‚ Born a Crime and Other Stories‚ Noah opens up about his relationship with his father. He writes about how his mother asked his father (a German/ Swiss expat) to help her have a child and how‚ when he was born‚ she had to lie that his father was from Swaziland. "My father isn’t on my birth certificate. Officially‚ he’s never been my father‚" Noah writes in the extract‚ published in Drum. He also remembers how the family would sometimes try to visit the park‚ but had to hide the fact that they were together because of the strict apartheid laws of the time. "My mother tells me that once‚ when I was a toddler‚ my dad tried to go with us. We were in the park‚ he was walking a good bit away from us‚ and I ran after him‚ screaming‚ "Daddy! Daddy! Daddy!" People started looking. He pa...

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