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This Day in History: Sep 12,1974: Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia, is deposed following a military coup by the Derg, ending a reign of 58 years.

Born in Ethiopia in Haile Selassie was crowned emperor in 1930 but exiled during World War II after leading the resistance to t.

Empress Menen Asfaw/Queen Omega/, Wolete Giorgis, wife of H.I.M. Haile Selassie I of Ethiopia

An informal portrait of Empress Menen, 01 June 1931 Photographer:W. Robert Moore Location:Ethiopia Credit:© W.