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1953 The arrival of Knights of Bahá'u'lláh Dr. Mihdi Samandari and Mrs. Ursula Samandari (Newman) in Mogadishu, Somalia [BWNS230] Mogadishu; Somalia Knights Baha'u'llah; Dr. Mihdi Samandari; Ursula Samandari; Newman
1955 Ridván The first local spiritual assembly in Italian Somalia is formed in Mogadishu. Mogadishu; Italian Somalia LSA
1960s, early The first woman Somali to become a Bahá’í, Fatumeh Jama, enrols. Somalia Fatumeh Jama
2003 20 Jun The passing of Ursula Samandari at her pioneering post in Buea, Cameroon.
  • Ursula Newman, her maiden name, was born in Mitcham, Surrey, England on December 29, 1909. In 1953 she and Dr. Mihdi Samandari moved to Nairobi, Kenya, and a year later went to live in Mogadishu, Somalia where they stayed until 1971. At the request of the Universal House of Justice, they had pioneered to Cameroon. [BWNS230, BW'03-‘04pg237]
Buea; Cameroon; Nairobi; Kenya; Mogadishu; Somalia Ursula Samandari; pioneer; Mihdi Samandari; In Memoriam
 
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