Karl Marx, John Sweeney, Addis Ababa

On this day: May 5
Italian troops occupy Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (1936)

Emperor Haile Selassie returns to Addis Ababa, date since commemorated as Liberation Day (1941)

b: Karl Marx (1818), John Sweeney (1934); d: Napoleon I (1821), Horst Schumann (1983)

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