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Jagama Kelo was just fifteen years old when he went to fight the Italian invasion of Ethiopia, which began on the 3rd of October 1935. In an interview with the BBC’s Elizabeth Blunt (now in the Imperial War Museum in London) he described his war experiences.  ......  http://ecadforum.com/articles/jagama-kelo-ethiopian-general-who-fought-fascism/#

Jagama Kelo was just fifteen years old when he went to fight the Italian invasion of Ethiopia, which began on the 3rd of October 1935. In an interview with the BBC’s Elizabeth Blunt (now in the Imperial War Museum in London) he described his war experiences. ...... http://ecadforum.com/articles/jagama-kelo-ethiopian-general-who-fought-fascism/#

Iyasu V was the designated but uncrowned Emperor of Ethiopia (1913–16). 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.

Iyasu V was the designated but uncrowned Emperor of Ethiopia (1913–16). 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.

Dassanech girl - Omorate Ethiopia

Dassanech girl - Omorate Ethiopia

HARRIET AND JOHN TUBMAN: The only photo held representing the likeness of Harriet's first husband, John Tubman, a free black man of Maryland, killed after Harriet's escape to freedom. Harriet's age in photo is about 30 years. Around 1844, she married a free black man, John Tubman. Since she was a slave, there could be a chance that she could be sold; he reportedly told her that he would tell "massa" if she tried. Her goal to achieve freedom was too large for her to give up though. In 1849…

HARRIET AND JOHN TUBMAN: The only photo held representing the likeness of Harriet's first husband, John Tubman, a free black man of Maryland, killed after Harriet's escape to freedom. Harriet's age in photo is about 30 years. Around 1844, she married a free black man, John Tubman. Since she was a slave, there could be a chance that she could be sold; he reportedly told her that he would tell "massa" if she tried. Her goal to achieve freedom was too large for her to give up though. In 1849…

Coleman-Bessie 01 - Bessie Coleman – Wikipedia

Coleman-Bessie 01 - Bessie Coleman – Wikipedia

Onna Bugeisha female warrior from feual Japan.

Onna Bugeisha female warrior from feual Japan.

Kulturwächter

Des Teufels Tanz um tausend Seelen!

Ethiopian army general Fituorari Menelik during the Second Italo-Abyssinian War in 1935.

Ethiopian army general Fituorari Menelik during the Second Italo-Abyssinian War in 1935.

Tsemay tribe warrior, Ethiopia by Eric Lafforgue

Tsemay tribe warrior, Ethiopia by Eric Lafforgue

Crown Princess (later Empress) Menen Asfaw of Ethiopia.

Afrikanische Kultur, Geschichte Afrikas, African Lizenz, Afrikanische Schönheit, Äthiopien, Die Königin, Kaiser, Schwarz, Weiß

maudelynn: “ Queen Elizabeth’s Wedding Cake c.1947 ”

maudelynn: “ Queen Elizabeth’s Wedding Cake c.1947 ”

Walt Disney's first live actor, James Baskett | African American Registry

Walt Disney's first live actor, James Baskett | African American Registry

Hortense de Beauharnais, Königin von Holland

Hortense de Beauharnais, Königin von Holland

Gelila Bekele

Gelila Bekele

Neue Menschenart entdeckt - homo naledi

In einer Höhle in Südafrika haben Forscher Tausende Knochen einer bislang unbekannten Menschenart entdeckt. Das grazile Wesen war offenbar gut zu Fuß. Es pflegte wie der moderne Mensch einen Bestattungsritus.

Paul Cuffee (1759-1817) was the richest African American in the United States during the early 1800’s, but never stopped championing the cause of better conditions for his people. At the age of 19, he sued the Massachusetts courts for the right to vote stating that taxation without representation should be illegal. He built on his own farm, New Bedford’s only school for the children of “free Negroes” and personally sponsored their teachers. He authored the first document of its kind…

Paul Cuffee (1759-1817) was the richest African American in the United States during the early 1800’s, but never stopped championing the cause of better conditions for his people. At the age of 19, he sued the Massachusetts courts for the right to vote stating that taxation without representation should be illegal. He built on his own farm, New Bedford’s only school for the children of “free Negroes” and personally sponsored their teachers. He authored the first document of its kind…