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||The first Bahá’ís arrive in the Mariana Islands.
- Joseph F. Peter and Joseph Tierno, United States servicemen, are based on Saipan, 1944–5.
||Joseph F. Peter; Joseph Tierno
||Virginia Breaks, Knight of Bahá’u’lláh for the Caroline Islands, moves to Saipan, the first pioneer to the area.
||Virginia Breaks; Knight of Baha’u’llah; pioneer
|1963 1 Nov
||The first person on Saipan to become a Bahá’í, Patience Robinson, enrols.
||Nearly 50 people become Bahá’ís in Saipan, Mariana Islands. [BINS181:5]
- Later reports indicate 91 people have enrolled by October 1988.
|Saipan; Mariana Islands