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Tewodros II


Tewodros II was Emperor of Ethiopia from 1855 until his death in 1868. He was born Kassa Hailegiorgis. His father, Hailu Welde Giyorigis, was the ruler of Qwara district, located on the Ethiopian-Sudanese border. 

  Tewodros II Emperor of  Ethiopia ቴዎድሮስ

Son Of  Tewodros II

 Prince Alemayehu
      Prince Alemayehu


Fasil Ghebbi


Tewodros’ lock of hair is returned to Ethiopia

London museum hand back locks of hair cut from the corpse of an Ethiopian emperor. More to come……..

taken during the battle of Maqdala???????

Empress Tiruwork Wube

Tewabech Ali. Tewabech Ali (1831 – 19 August 1858)

British invasion in 19th century