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|1929 End of Aug
||Martha Root arrives in Albania, the first Bahá’í to set foot in the country. [MR317]
- She obtains an audience with King Zog I and is warmly received by him. [MR319]
- For Martha Root’s own account of her stay in Albania see MR319–20.
||Martha Root; King Zog I
|1931 28 Apr
||Mr Refo Capari (Chapary), the first Albanian Bahá’í, arrives in Tirana, Albania.
- He became a Bahá’í in America some time before 1931.
||First Bahais by country or area
||The first travel teachers to visit Albania since World War II arrive from Italy.
|1991 16 Jun
||The first local spiritual assembly in Albania is formed at Tirana.
||The National Spiritual Assembly of Albania is formed with its seat in Tirana. [CBN Jan92 p2, BINS270:3–4; BW92–3:119; VV121]
|1993 Jul 25 – 30
||The first summer school of Albania is held in Gdem, attended by about 400 Bahá'ís. [BINS299:3]
||First summer and winter schools
|1995 May 30 – Jun 1
||The first International Medical/Surgical Conference of Tirana is held under the auspices of Health for Humanity and the University of Tirana, attended by more than 400 Albanian physicians. [BINS343:2–3]
||Conferences, Bahai; Conferences, Health; Conferences, International; Health