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||The first local spiritual assembly in the whole of Latin America is formed in Mexico City.
|1943 23 May
||Melba M. King (née Call) becomes a Bahá’í in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the first full-blooded Eskimo, a Yup’ik, to accept the Faith. [BW18:687–8]
||Albuquerque; New Mexico
||Melba M. King
||The National Spiritual Assembly of Mexico is formed. [BW13:258]
- For picture see BW13:266.
|1971 4 Aug
||The first Bahá’í College Club of Latin America is formed at the University of the Americas, Puebla, Mexico. [BW15:215]
||The first International Youth Conference of Mexico takes place in Puebla City, attended by 200 youth from five countries. [BW15:343]
||Puebla City; Mexico
||Conferences, Bahai; Conferences, Youth; Youth; First conferences; North America
|1975 19 Jun - 2 Jul
||Two Bahá’í women represent the Bahá’í International Community at the first World Conference on Women in Mexico City; nine Bahá’ís represent the Bahá’í International Community at the parallel NGO Tribune.
||Mexico City; Mexico
|1977 4 – 6 Feb
||An International Teaching Conference is held in Mérida, Mexico, attended by more than 2,000 Bahá’ís. [BW17:81; VV33]
- For the message of the Universal House of Justice see BW17:139.
- Three Hands of the Cause were present – Paul Haney, Rahmatu'lláh Muhájir, and Enoch Olinga, as well as Counsellor Florence Mayberry who had been on the first national assembly of Mexico.
- For pictures see BW17:112, 126–7.
- VV33 says this was 2–6 Feb.
|Merida; Mexico; Latin America
||Conferences, Bahai; Conferences, Teaching; Conferences, International; Teaching
|1988 18 Dec
||H. Borrah Kavelin, former member of the first House of Justice, passes away in Albuquerque, New Mexico. [VV97]
||Albuquerque; New Mexico; United States
||Borrah Kavelin; Universal House of Justice, Members of; Births and deaths; In Memoriam
|2009 10 – 11 Jan
||Regional Conferences held in Toronto, Canada and Guadalajara, Mexico. [BWNS687]
||Toronto; Canada; Guadalajara; Mexico