Historical Figures of Ethiopia - Emperors, Queens, Heroes
The emperors of Ethiopia were, at this time, also enjoying sovereignty over vast regions in southwestern Yemen. Since this area was also tributary to the emperors, it was in their best interest to keep the rather distant under check.
Gebre Mesqel Lalibela was a great king of the Zagwe dynasty whose reign lasted forty years, spanning the end of the 12th century and the opening decades of the 13th. According to a well-known fable, a..
Ezana was a prominent ruler of the Kingdom of Axum in the 4th century A.D. He was born with the name Abreha and had a...