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Prince Makonnen Prince Makonnen Haile Selassie, Duke of Harrar. Born in October 1923, he was the second son, and second to youngest child of Emperor Haile Selassie. Often reputed to be the Emperor's favorite child, he held the title of Duke (Mesfin) of Harrar and held Harrarge province as his fief. He was married to Princess Sara Gizaw and was the father of five sons, Princes Wossen Seged, Tafari, Makonnen (David), Michael and Beide Mariam. The Duke of Harrar died in a car accident in May…

Empire of Ethiopia - Emperor Haile Selassie I

HRM. Emperor Haile Selassi I of Ethiopia

HRM. Emperor Haile Selassi I of Ethiopia

Haile Selassie was born in 1892 at the city of Harar;Ras Tafari Makonnen ,as he was then known became regent in 1916.He ascended the throne in 1930 as Haile Selassie 1.

Haile Selassie was born in 1892 at the city of Harar;Ras Tafari Makonnen ,as he was then known became regent in ascended the throne in 1930 as Haile Selassie

Princess Sara Gizaw Duchess of Harrar is the widow of Prince Makonnen,Duke of Harrar and second son of Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia. She is the mother of five sons. In her day, Princess Sara was renowned as one of the most beautiful women at the Court of the Emperor of Ethiopia.

Her Imperial Highness Princess Sara Gizaw, Duchess of Harrar Wife of Prince Makonnen Duke of Harrar, the second son of Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia

Empress Menen Asfaw

Empress Menen Asfaw

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.

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.

Haile Selassie I (1892 – 1975), born Tafari Makonnen, was Ethiopia’s regent from 1916 to 1930 and Emperor of Ethiopia from 1930 to 1974.  The heir to a dynasty that traced its origins to the 13th century, and from there by tradition back to King Solomon and Queen Makeda, Empress of Axum, known in the Abrahamic tradition as the Queen of Sheba. Haile Selassie is a defining figure in both Ethiopian and African history.

His Imperial Majesty, Haile Selassie (Tafari Makonnen), Emperor of Ethiopia 1930 -

Haile Selassie - Google Search    Regent of Ethiopia 1916-1930

His Imperial Majesty Jah Rastafari Emperor Haile Selassie I ✊

Menen Asfaw..  the Empress consort of the Ethiopian Empire. She was the wife of Emperor Haile Selassie.

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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."

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."

Haile Selassie "Power of the Trinity" (23 July 1892 – 27 August 1975), born Tafari Makonnen,[2] was Ethiopia's regent from 1916 to 1930 and Emperor of Ethiopia from 1930 to 1974.

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 →

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.

Haile Sellassie I, the last of the Solomonic kings to sit on the throne of king David in Ethiopia. Get to know HIM!

Haile Sellassie I, the last of the Solomonic kings to sit on the throne of king David in Ethiopia.

Afar (Ethiopia). Some say the Afar are descendants of the Egyptian pharaohs. They share some similarities in the way people wear their hair and shawls draped loosely over their shoulders, a few words of their language, and use symbols reminiscent of hieroglyphics to mark their camels.

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.

African Resistance to Colonial Rule: Menelik II (1844–1913), emperor of Ethiopia, defeated General Oreste Baratieri's Italian army and its Eritrean allies at the Battle of Adwa. This victory brought fame to the emperor outside of Ethiopia and consolidated the independence of the country until its invasion by Italy in 1935.

Menelik II emperor of Ethiopia, defeated General Oreste Baratieri's…

Empress Menen  Queen of Queens of Judah (aethiopia)  Beloved Wife of Emperor Haile Selassie I  King of Kings and Lord of Lords of Ethiopia

Empress Menen Queen of Queens of Judah (aethiopia) Beloved Wife of Emperor Haile Selassie I King of Kings and Lord of Lords of Ethiopia beautiful queen and Orthodox Christian

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