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Haile Selassie I

Date of birth:
July 23rd, 1892 (Ejersa Goro/Harar, Ethiopian Empire)
Date of death:
August 27th, 1975 (Addis Ababa, Ethiopia)
Nationality:
Ethiopian (1270-1974, Kingdom)

Biography

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Awarded on:
1909
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
1917
Grand Cross of the Order of St Michael and St George (GCMG)
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
1917
Ordine della Corona d'Italia - Cavaliere della Croce Grande
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
1918
Grand Officier de l' Ordre National de la Legion d'Honneur
Awarded on:
May 3rd, 1924
Awarded on:
May 25th, 1924
Ordre du Lion d'or de la Maison de Nassau
Awarded on:
August 19th, 1924
Awarded on:
1924
Ordine dei Santi Maurizio e Lazzaro - Cavaliere di gran croce
Awarded on:
1924
Grootlint in de Leopoldsorde / Grand cordon de l'Ordre de Léopold
Awarded on:
1924
Grand Cross of The Most Honourable Order of the Bath (GCB)
Awarded on:
1924
Grand Croix de l' Ordre National de la Legion d'Honneur
Awarded on:
1924
Awarded on:
1925
Awarded on:
1928
Ordine Supremo della Santissima Annunziata
Awarded on:
1930
Awarded on:
1930
Royal Victorian Chain
Awarded on:
1930
Awarded on:
1930
Awarded on:
1930
Orde van de Nederlandse Leeuw - Ridder Grootkruis (NL.1)
Awarded on:
1930
Order Orla Bialego
Awarded on:
1930
Order Odrodzenia Polski Wielki
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
March 22nd, 1945
Sanct Olavs Orden Grand Cross
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1945

With bronze palm
Croix de Guerre (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1949
Suomen Valkoisen Ruusun suurristi ketjuineen (SVR SR ketj)
Awarded on:
1950
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
August 9th, 1951
"For exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States from December 1941 to May 1951."

Department of the Army: General Orders No. 73
Legion of Merit - Chief Commander (LoM - CC)
Awarded on:
June 2nd, 1953
Queen Elizabeth II's Coronation Medal 1953
Awarded on:
November 3rd, 1954
Grootkruis der Militaire Willems Orde (MWO.1)
Awarded on:
October 28th, 1954
Medal of Military Merit 1st Class
Awarded on:
1954
Médaille Militaire
Awarded on:
1954
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1954
Awarded on:
1954
Order of the Garter
Awarded on:
1954
Elefantordenen
Awarded on:
1954
Kungliga Serafimerorden
Awarded on:
1954
Awarded on:
1954
Groß-Stern des Ehrenzeichens für Verdienste um die Republik Österreich
Awarded on:
1954
Ceskoslovenský rád Bilého lva, 1st Class
Awarded on:
1955
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1956
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1956
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1956
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1958
Awarded on:
August 16th, 1958
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1958
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1958
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1958
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1958
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1958
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1958
Awarded on:
August 10th, 1959
Awarded on:
1959
Basilikon Tagma toy Soteros - Grand Cross
Awarded on:
1959
Orden Suvorova 1
Awarded on:
1960
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1962
Awarded on:
May 22nd, 1963
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1964
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1964
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1964
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1964
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1964
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1966
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1966
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1966
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1966
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1966
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1966
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1966
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1968
Awarded on:
1970
Awarded on:
1970
Ordine di Pio IX - Cavaliere di Gran Croce
Awarded on:
1970
Awarded on:
1970
Awarded on:
1970
Awarded on:
April 27th, 1971
Awarded on:
October 14th, 1971
Awarded on:
1971
Awarded on:
January 5th, 1972
Awarded on:
1972
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
December 11th, 1917
Awarded on:
1924
Awarded on:
October 30th, 1930
Grand Cross to the Order of Solomon's seal
Awarded on:
1930
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1941
Star of Victory 1941
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)

3 clasps, last in 1941
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1944

5 palms
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1944

5 palms
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1944
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 17th, 1959
Croix de Guerre 1940

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