Trilingual Stone. The Ezana stone is an artifact from the ancient Kingdom of Aksum. It is a stone monument which documents the conversion of King Ezana to Christianity and his subjugation of various neighboring peoples, including Meroë. Found in 1983 by a farmer it corroborates much of the oral history of the kings of Ethiopia.

Trilingual Stone, Axum Found in 1983 by a farmer it corroborates much of the oral history of the kings of Ethiopia.

Female Monarch of Ethiopia April 1, 1930 Zawditu, the first reigning female monarch of Ethiopia, dies. Zewditu (also spelled Zawditu or Zauditu; Ge'ez: ዘውዲቱ; 29 April 1876 – 2 April 1930) was Empress of Ethiopia from 1916 to 1930. The first female head of an internationally recognized state in Africa in the 19th and 20th centuries, and the first Empress regnant of the Ethiopian Empire perhaps since the legendary Makeda, the Queen of Sheba, her reign was noted for the reformsof her Regent and…

Ethiopia, Zawditu Empress female head f an internat. recognized African state in th c, noted fr hr reforms & Ethiopian empress since Makeda, Queen f Sheba

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

Negus Tafari - King of Ethiopia - Haile Selassie I - Africa's last Emperor

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 →

Emperor Haile Selassie in his study at the palace in Addis Ababa, Abyssinia, circa 1942

[Photo] Emperor Haile Selassie in his study at the palace in Addis Ababa, Abyssinia, circa 1942

Rastafari movement - Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie I of Ethiopia, considered by Rastas to be Christ.

Josephine Baker was known as 'Black Venus' - extrememely interesting

Wilder than her pet cheetah, the sex-mad Black Venus who outwitted the Nazis: Remarkable story of Josephine Baker as Rihanna is set to play legendary seductress in biopic

Oromo ruler Iyasu V (Lij Iyasu), Emperor of Ethiopia from 1913–16.

Iyasu V was the designated but uncrowned Emperor of Ethiopia His baptismal name was Kifle Yaqob. Because he was never crowned emperor, he is usually referred to as Lij Iyasu, "Lij" meaning child, especially one born of royal blood.

"Queen of Kings": Empress Zewditu I and with one of her most favored priests, between 1916 and 1930

English: "Queen of Kings": Empress Zewditu I and with Regent Ras Tafari Makonnen. Date Between 1916 and 1930 Source Original scan from book Harold G. Marcus Haile Sellassie I: the formative years, — Red Sea Press, 1995 UNKNOWN royal photographer

I gotta know if this is true

I gotta know if this is true << it is. I take ancient history and rn we're on ancient Egypt, and my teacher is eternally frustrated by the mystery of Punt. There's literally no evidence of its whereabouts at all. Its infuriating.

Historical Maps of Italy

Historical Maps of Italy

church in lalibela | World Heritage Rock-Hewn  Lalibela is a town in northern Ethiopia that is famous for its monolithic rock-cut churches. Lalibela is one of Ethiopia's holiest cities, second only to Aksum, and is a center of pilgrimage for much of the country.

World Heritage Rock-Hewn Church in Lalibela, a town in northern Ethiopia that is famous for its monolithic rock-cut churches. Lalibela is one of Ethiopia's holiest cities and is a center of pilgrimage for much of the country.

The origin of the term "dreadlocks":

Ethiopian Freedom Fighters "Are ye not as children of the Ethiopians unto me, O children of Israel? saith the Lord. Have not I brought up Israel out of land of Egypt? and the Philistines from Captor, and the Syrians from Kir?

Haile Selassie I = H.I.M = Rastafari - His Imperial Highness Ras Makonnen Walda - Mikael Tafari - General and Governor of Harar (Emperor Haile Selassie I Father)

His Imperial Highness, Ras Makonnen Wolde Michael, Father of Emperor Haile Selassie I.

A History of Ethiopia: Nubia and Abyssinia (Paperback)

A History of Ethiopia: Nubia and Abyssinia (Paperback)

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