Ethiopia: Emperor Haile Selassie I visiting hospital in 1955

Emperor haile selassie

Emperor Haile Selassie I (born Lij Tafari Makonnen Ge’ez, Amh. pronounciation lij teferī mekōnnin, July 23, 1892 – August 27, 1975) was de jure Emperor of Ethiopia from 1930 to 1974 and de facto from 1916 to 1936 and 1941 to 1974. His full set of titles was: “His Imperial Majesty Haile Selassie I, Conquering Lion of the Tribe of Judah, King of Kings and Elect of God,” girmawi qedamawi ‘atse hayille sillasie, mō’a ‘anbassā za’imnaggada yīhūda nigūsa nagast za’ītyōṗṗyā, siyūma ‘igzī’a’bihēr). His name means “power of the Trinity.”

This video shows visiting of  Emperor Haile Selassie patients in Hospital 1955.