His Imperial Majesty Haile Selassie on Time magazine Nov 3, 1930
Haile Selasie I Time Magazine Cover

Important Dates in Modern Ethiopian History


Inaguarl speech at openning of the first university in Ethiopia.

"We are proud to see Ethiopian youth thirsting for learning. Although the fruits of education can be applied to evil as well as to good things, you Ethiopian students should avoid having a bad reputation and be eager and energetic in your studies, be loyal to your country and obedient to your teachers, eschew lies and follow truth, respect good and heirs of good work". Haile Selassie

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