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1925 c. Fanny Knobloch and her sister Pauline Hannen are the first Bahá’ís to visit Southern Rhodesia. Southern Rhodesia Fanny Knobloch; Pauline Hannen
1952 Eric Manton and his son Terry arrive in Northern Rhodesia (Zambia), the first Bahá’ís to settle in the country. Northern Rhodesia Eric Manton; Terry Manton
1953 6 Jun ‘Izzatu’lláh Zahrá’í (Ezzat Zahrai) arrives in Southern Rhodesia (Zimbabwe) and is named a Knight of Bahá’u’lláh. [BW13:456] Southern Rhodesia (Zimbabwe) ‘Izzatu’lláh Zahrá’í (Ezzat Zahrai); Knight of Bahá’u’lláh
1953 Oct Claire Gung arrives in Southern Rhodesia (Zimbabwe) and is named a Knight of Bahá’u’lláh. Southern Rhodesia (Zimbabwe) Claire Gung; Knight of Baha’u’llah find reference
1954 ‘Aynu’d-Dín and Táhirih ‘Alá’í arrive in Southern Rhodesia and are named Knights of Bahá’u’lláh. [BW13:456] Southern Rhodesia ‘Aynu’d-Din; Tahirih ‘Ala’i; Knight of Baha’u’llah
1954 Mr and Mrs Sandikonda, Eliam Chisengalumbwe, Mr Musonda, Peter Chitindi and Elias Kanayenda become Bahá’ís, the first African Bahá’ís to enrol in Northern Rhodesia (now Zambia). BANANI BULLETIN, 1 AUG 1954] Northern Rhodesia (Zambia) Mr Sandikonda; Mrs Sandikonda; Eliam Chisengalumbwe; Mr Musonda; Peter Chitindi; Elias Kanayenda
1954 The arrival in Zimbabwe (formerly Southern Rhodesia) of Knights of Bahá'u'lláh Izzat'u'llah Zahrai, Douglas Kadenhe, Nura Faridian (now Steiner), Enayat and Iran Sohaili, Shidan Fat'he-Aazam (later member of the Continental Board of Counsellors for Africa) and his wife Florence. [BWNS275] Zimbabwe; Southern Rhodesia; Africa Knight; Izzat'u'llah Zahrai; Douglas Kadenhe; Nura Faridian Steiner; Enayat Sohalli; Iran Sohaili; Shidan Fat'he-Aazam; Florence Fat'he-Aazam
1954 Jan Kenneth and Roberta Christian arrive in Southern Rhodesia (Zimbabwe) and are named Knights of Bahá’u’lláh. [BW13:456] Southern Rhodesia (Zimbabwe) Kenneth Christian; Roberta Christian; Knight of Baha’u’llah
1954 Feb Joan Powis arrives in Southern Rhodesia (Zimbabwe) and is named a Knight of Bahá’u’lláh. [BW13:456] Southern Rhodesia (Zimbabwe) Joan Powis; Knight of Baha’u’llah
1955 Ridván The first local spiritual assembly in Southern Rhodesia (Zimbabwe) is formed in Salisbury (Harare). Salisbury (Harare); Southern Rhodesia (Zimbabwe) LSA
1970 Ridván The National Spiritual Assembly of Rhodesia is formed. [BW15:200] Rhodesia NSA
1975 Dec The first International Youth School to be held in Rhodesia takes place near Bulawayo. [BW16:155] Bulawayo; Rhodesia
1976 10 – 15 Jan The first National Bahá’í Children’s School to he held in Rhodesia takes place in Salisbury. [BW16:155] Salisbury; Rhodesia
 
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