Emperor Haile Selassie

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1. Haile Selassie was famous for modernising Ethiopia before and after ____________.

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2. What year was Haile Selassie born?

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3. Haile Selassie, also known as Ras Tafari, ruled as the emperor of ______ from 1930 to 1974.

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4. Haile Selassie came to power after Lij Yasu, the then Emperor, became unpopular due to his leaning towards ______.

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5. He was famous for ______Ethiopia both before and after World War II, and taking it into the League of Nations.

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6. Another of his outstanding achievements was his helping to set up the Organisation of Africa ______.

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7. He continued his work of developing his country and was known for his strong resistance to the _______, who wanted to invade Ethiopia.

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8. What year was he overthrown by some of his own people and kept under house arrest until his death?

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9. Some religions trace Haile Selassie's lineage back to King ______and the Queen of Sheba.

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10. Rastafarian religion, which started in _______, has been developed around him being a god.

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