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||Gerald and Vivian MacBeans, a Jamaican couple, and their niece, Miss May Johnson, become the first people to accept the Faith in Haiti.
||First Bahais by country or area
||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.
|1946 5 Aug
||The Bahá’í Faith is registered as a cultural, religious and social organization in Haiti.
||The first Bahá’í school in Haiti is inaugurated in Carrefour, a suburb of Port-au-Prince.
||Bahai schools; Firsts, Other
||The National Spiritual Assembly of Haiti is formed. [BW13:258]
||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.
||More than 7,000 people become Bahá'ís in Haiti in two weeks. [BINS348:3]