Emperor Haile Selassie Emperor Haile Selassie, born Tafari Makonnen Woldemikael, was Ethiopia's regent from 1916 to 1930 and Emperor of Ethiopia from 1930 to He was the heir to a dynasty that traced its origins by tradition from King … Continue reading →
"Education develops the intellect; and the intellect distinguishes man from other creatures. It is education that enables man to harness nature and utilize her resources for the well-being and improvement of his life" - Emperor Haile Sellassie
Female Monarch of Ethiopia April 1930 Zawditu, the first reigning female monarch of Ethiopia, dies. Zewditu (also spelled Zawditu or Zauditu; 29 April 1876 – 2 April was Empress of Ethiopia from 1916 to The first female head of
Anthony Bowen, who purchased his own freedom from slavery in Maryland, founded the first YMCA chapter for Black Americans in This was one of the first organizations for Black Americans. Bowen was an abolitionist and advised President Lincoln to.