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1940 Dec Gerald and Vivian MacBeans, a Jamaican couple, and their niece, Miss May Johnson, become the first people to accept the Faith in Haiti. Haiti First Bahais by country or area
1945 Jun The 20 Bahá’ís in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, are a sufficient number for the local spiritual assembly to gain legal recognition for the Bahá’í Faith as a religion.
  • It is registered as a cultural, religious and social organization on 5 August 1946.
Port-au-Prince; Haiti LSA
1946 5 Aug The Bahá’í Faith is registered as a cultural, religious and social organization in Haiti. Haiti Recognition
1948 The first Bahá’í school in Haiti is inaugurated in Carrefour, a suburb of Port-au-Prince. Haiti Bahai schools; Firsts, Other
1961 Ridván The National Spiritual Assembly of Haiti is formed. [BW13:258] Haiti NSA
1988 Jul In 18 days of teaching, 876 adults, youth and children become Bahá’ís in Haiti. [BINS181:7]
  • Reports from the National Spiritual Assembly in September indicate that 2,371 people enrolled in the first phase of the teaching campaign.
1995 Aug More than 7,000 people become Bahá'ís in Haiti in two weeks. [BINS348:3] Haiti Mass conversion
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