Taitu, Empress of Ethiopia from 1889 to 1913. She was a military strategist who initiated the War of Adwa when she discovered Italy’s plot to colonise Ethiopia. She led her own battalion alongside her husband, Emperor Menelik II, and the Imperial Army, defeating the Italians.
His Imperial Majesty, Haile Selassie (Tafari Makonnen), Emperor of Ethiopia 1930 -
His Imperial Majesty Jah Rastafari Emperor Haile Selassie I ✊
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the Empress consort of the Ethiopian Empire. She was the wife of Emperor Haile Selassie.
His Majesty Haile Selassie speaks on the passing of Empress Menen (1962): "All of you knew her well but she was more intimately known by I. She was devoutly religious and did not lose her faith even in the time of hardship. During the memorable days of Our companionship, We never had differences that needed the intervention of others. As Sarah was to Abraham, so was she obedient to I. Our wishes were mutual until we were separated by the Almighty."
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 →
Born in Ethiopia in Haile Selassie was crowned emperor in 1930 but exiled during World War II after leading the resistance to t.
Haile Sellassie I, the last of the Solomonic kings to sit on the throne of king David in Ethiopia.
The Afar (Afar: Qafár), also known as the Danakil, are an ethnic group in the Horn of Africa. They primarily live in the Afar Region of Ethiopia and in northern Djibouti, although some also inhabit the southern point of Eritrea.
Menelik II emperor of Ethiopia, defeated General Oreste Baratieri's…