Category: Biography

Amazing Biographies Of  Abel Tesfaye, aka The Weeknd

Amazing Biographies Of Abel Tesfaye, aka The Weeknd

Makkonen Tesfaye is famously known as the father of the Canadian singer, The Weeknd. Biographies Of Abel Tesfaye His Family Makkonen Tesfaye was in a relationship with Samra Tesfaye. [caption id="attachment_357656" align="aligncenter" width="530"] Makkonen Tesfaye's wife, Samra Tesfaye, with their son, The

Alemayehu Eshete Biography (June 1941 – September 2, 2021)

Alemayehu Eshete Biography (June 1941 – September 2, 2021)

Alemayehu Eshete June 1941 – September 2, 2021 Alemayehu in 2010 Background information Born June 1941 Jimma, British Military Administration in Ethiopia (now Ethiopia) Died 2 September 2021 (aged 80) Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Genres Ethiopian music jazz boogie-woogie Occupation(s) Singer

Prof. Getatchew Haile – A Giant in His Field and in the Hearts of All Who Knew Him FBA, 1931–2021

Prof. Getatchew Haile – A Giant in His Field and in the Hearts of All Who Knew Him FBA, 1931–2021

Prof. Getatchew Haile — A Giant in His Field and in the Hearts of All Who Knew Him Hill Museum June 21, 2021 Much has been said about the scholarly achievements of Prof. Getatchew Haile, Regents Professor

Prof. Getatchew Haile, FBA, 1931–2021

Prof. Getatchew Haile, FBA, 1931–2021

June 11, 2021 [caption id="attachment_221491" align="aligncenter" width="450"] Prof. Getatchew Haile, FBA. Regents Professor of Medieval Studies at Saint John’s University and Curator of the Ethiopia Study Center at HMML.[/caption] COLLEGEVILLE, MINN., JUNE 10, 2021 -

Abebech Gobena, “Africa’s Mother Theresa”, Founder of Ethiopia’s Oldest Orphanage

Abebech Gobena, “Africa’s Mother Theresa”, Founder of Ethiopia’s Oldest Orphanage

By Lionel Tarumbwa April 23rd, 2019 [caption id="attachment_217894" align="aligncenter" width="688"] This woman has made sacrifices, rejected by family and gone the extra mile to support Ethiopia's marginalised society.[/caption] The year was 1980 and Ethiopia lay

Live the Life of  Professor Asrat Woldeyes

Live the Life of Professor Asrat Woldeyes

By Belayneh Abate May 14, 2021 [caption id="attachment_179893" align="aligncenter" width="506"] Live the Life of Professor Asrat Woldeyes[/caption] “It is better to be a human being dissatisfied than a pig satisfied” John Stuart Mill It was

Amazing Biographies Of  Samra Tesfaye a mother of singer, songwriter, and record producer The Weeknd, AKA Abel Makkonen Tesfaye. 

Amazing Biographies Of Samra Tesfaye a mother of singer, songwriter, and record producer The Weeknd, AKA Abel Makkonen Tesfaye. 

Jun 30 2020 By shaumya Samra Tesfaye is best known as a mother of singer, songwriter, and record producer The Weeknd, AKA Abel Makkonen Tesfaye. Marriage And Divorce She is a single woman and never married to date. But she had a love relationship with a

In-Memoriam  Prof. Mesfin Wolde Mariam (1930-2020)

In-Memoriam Prof. Mesfin Wolde Mariam (1930-2020)

By Prof. Paulos Milkias September 30, 2020 [caption id="attachment_128394" align="aligncenter" width="620"] Late Prof. Mesfin Wolde Mariam[/caption] It is with great sadness that we learned, as of yesterday, professor Mesfin Wolde Mariam, an indefatigable Ethiopian nationalist,

Haile Selassie I Biography  (1892–1975)

Haile Selassie I Biography (1892–1975)

Updated Sepember 2, 2020  ORIGINAL: APR 2, 2014 [caption id="attachment_221123" align="aligncenter" width="620"] Haile Selassie, Emperor of Ethiopia[/caption] Emperor Haile Selassie I worked to modernize Ethiopia for several decades before famine and political opposition forced him

The tragic prince of Abyssinya in Malta

The tragic prince of Abyssinya in Malta

 August 5, 2021 Giovanni Bonello/Times and Malta [caption id="attachment_285045" align="aligncenter" width="800"] Leandro Preziosi’s portrait of Prince Alemayou in Abyssinian costume taken in Malta on June 27, 1868.[/caption] A frail and melancholic seven-year-old boy was marched

Menelik II Biography (1844–1913)

Menelik II Biography (1844–1913)

As emperor of Ethiopia at the turn of the 20th century, Menelik II maintained his country's independence in the face of foreign threats and expanded Ethiopia's territory. Who Was Menelik II? Menelik II (also written

Biography of Andualem Aragie,

Biography of Andualem Aragie,

Date of Birth: Various Occupation: Politicians Arrested: September-October 2011 Charges: terrorism Sentence: 16 years to life Released: February 14, 2018 Andualem Aragie Walleis a prominent opposition politician who was sentenced to life in prison in

THE LAST DAY OF EMPEROR TEWODROS II’s LIFE AND THE LOOT OF MAGDALA

THE LAST DAY OF EMPEROR TEWODROS II’s LIFE AND THE LOOT OF MAGDALA

An Eye Witness Account by an American Author/Journalist.  By Kidane Alemayehu and Konjit Meshesha JANUARY 21, 2018 “They (two British soldiers) observed a man standing near a haystack with a revolver in his hand. When

Biography: Tilahun Gessese (September 1940 -19 April 2009)

Biography: Tilahun Gessese (September 1940 -19 April 2009)

Summary Background information Born 27 September 1940 Waliso, Scioa Governorate, Italian East Africa (now Waliso, Oromia Region, Ethiopia) Origin Waliso, Oromia Region, Ethiopia Died 19 April 2009 (aged 68) Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Genres Ethiopian music soul jazz swing funk Instruments Vocals Years active

Emperor Menelik II – Abyssinia’s Ruler Said to be a Heavy Buyer of American Railway Stocks

Emperor Menelik II – Abyssinia’s Ruler Said to be a Heavy Buyer of American Railway Stocks

First Published on New York Times- Oct. 27, 1909 Updated Jan. 6, 2014 BRUSSELS (Oct. 27) – Baron de Jarlsburg, the Belgian explorer, just returned from Abyssinia, has much to relate about Emperor Menelik, whose

Meles Zenawi (1955 – 2012)

Meles Zenawi (1955 – 2012)

WHO IS MELES ZENAWI Meles Zenawi Asres (Ge’ez: መለስ ዜናዊ አስረስ Mäläs Zenawi Äsräs) died in office as the Prime Minister of Ethiopia on August 20, 2012 after a long health battle. He was born

Dr. Martha Kuwee Kumsa’s Inspiring Biography

Source: Youtube Martha Kumsa arrived in Canada as a refugee in 1991, escaping a life of terror and uncertainty in Ethiopia. As a broadcaster and print journalist, she continued to write voluminously during the 10

Biography of Mengistu Haile Mariam

[caption id="attachment_221091" align="alignnone" width="1000"] Lt. Col. Mengistu Haile Mariam[/caption] Lt. Col. Mengistu Haile Mariam (born 1937) became the head of state of Ethiopia and chairman of the ruling military government (the Derg) after a 1974