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Flag changes:

1900-01-01:

Ethiopian Empire : ABYSSINIA  (Addis Ababa + Addis Alem)   -   ABYSSINIA

1936-05-09:

Viceroyalty of ETHIOPIA : Italian Empire of Ethiopia  (Addis Ababa)   -   ETHIOPIA

1936-06-01:

SHOA Province  (Nazret)   -   SHOA

1941-05-05:

British Protectorate of ETHIOPIAN Empire  (Addis Ababa)   -   ETHIOPIA

1974-03-21:

Imperial State of ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)   -   ETHIOPIA

1975-09-12:

Military Junta of the Derg Government : Provisional Military Administrative Council of Socialist ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)   -   ETHIOPIA

1987-09-12:

People''s Democratic Republic of ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)   -   ETHIOPIA

1996-02-06:

Federal Democratic Republic of ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)   -   ETHIOPIA

1996-10-31:

Federal Democratic Republic of ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)   -   ETHIOPIA



































Arms changes:

1900-01-01:

Ethiopian Empire : ABYSSINIA  (Addis Ababa + Addis Alem)   -   ABYSSINIA

1911-01-01:

Ethiopian Empire : ABYSSINIA  (Addis Ababa)   -   ABYSSINIA

1930-04-02:

Ethiopian Empire : ABYSSINIA  (Addis Ababa)   -   ABYSSINIA

1936-05-01:

Empire of ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)   -   ETHIOPIA

1936-05-09:

Viceroyalty of ETHIOPIA : Italian Empire of Ethiopia  (Addis Ababa)   -   ETHIOPIA

1936-06-01:

SHOA Province  (Nazret)   -   SHOA

1941-05-05:

British Protectorate of ETHIOPIAN Empire  (Addis Ababa)   -   ETHIOPIA

1960-12-13:

Federation of ETHIOPIA AND ERITREA : Ethiopian-Eritrean Federation  (Addis Ababa)   -   ETHIOPIA-ERITREA

1960-12-19:

Federation of ETHIOPIA AND ERITREA : Ethiopian-Eritrean Federation  (Addis Ababa)   -   ETHIOPIA-ERITREA

1974-09-12:

Military Junta of the Derg Government : Monarchy of Socialist ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)   -   ETHIOPIA

1975-03-21:

Military Junta of the Derg Government : Provisional Military Administrative Council of Socialist ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)   -   ETHIOPIA

1975-09-12:

Military Junta of the Derg Government : Provisional Military Administrative Council of Socialist ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)   -   ETHIOPIA

1987-09-12:

People''s Democratic Republic of ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)   -   ETHIOPIA

1991-05-27:

Transitional Government of the State of ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)   -   ETHIOPIA

1996-02-06:

Federal Democratic Republic of ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)   -   ETHIOPIA

1996-10-31:

Federal Democratic Republic of ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)   -   ETHIOPIA




































Sovereignty changes:

1900-01-01:

ABYSSINIA

1936-05-05:

ETHIOPIA +

ITALY +

1936-06-01:

ITALY +

ITALIAN EAST AFRICA +

1941-05-05:

ETHIOPIA +

UNITED KINGDOM +

1944-10-01:

ETHIOPIA





































Capital Local Name changes:


1900-01-01:

  Addis Abeba + Addis Alem

1903-01-01:

  Addis Abeba

1936-05-05:

  Addis Abbeba

1936-06-01:

  Nazareth

1939-01-01:

  Addis Abbeba

1941-05-05:

  Addis Ababa

1942-02-01:

  Addis-Abeba

1944-10-01:

  Addis Abeba

1991-05-27:

  Addis Abeba-Finfinne





































Local Name of Country changes:


1900-01-01:

  ITYOPPYA

1936-05-05:

  ETIOPIA

1936-06-01:

  SCIOÀ

1941-05-05:

  ITHIOPIYA

1944-10-01:

  ITYOPPYA

1952-09-15:

  ITYOP''PYA-YE''ERITIRA

1962-11-14:

  ITYOPPYA





































Status changes:


1900-01-01:

Ethiopian Empire : ABYSSINIA

1935-10-03:

Empire of ETHIOPIA

1936-05-02:

Regency of ETHIOPIA

1936-05-05:

Italian Occupied Regency of ETHIOPIA

1936-05-09:

Viceroyalty of ETHIOPIA : Italian Empire of Ethiopia

1936-06-01:

SHOA Province

1941-05-05:

British Protectorate of ETHIOPIAN Empire

1942-02-01:

Imperial State of ETHIOPIA

1952-09-15:

Federation of ETHIOPIA AND ERITREA : Ethiopian-Eritrean Federation

1962-11-14:

Imperial State of ETHIOPIA

1974-09-12:

Military Junta of the Derg Government : Monarchy of Socialist ETHIOPIA

1975-03-21:

Military Junta of the Derg Government : Provisional Military Administrative Council of Socialist ETHIOPIA

1987-09-10:

People''s Democratic Republic of ETHIOPIA

1991-05-27:

Transitional Government of the State of ETHIOPIA

1995-08-22:

Federal Democratic Republic of ETHIOPIA





































Ruler changes:

1900-01-01:

Ethiopian Empire : ABYSSINIA  (Addis Ababa + Addis Alem)   -    Emperor Menelik II
         (Degmawi Menilek II)

1913-12-12:

Ethiopian Empire : ABYSSINIA  (Addis Ababa)   -    Emperor Iyasu V
         (Degmawi Lij Iyasu V)

1916-09-27:

Ethiopian Empire : ABYSSINIA  (Addis Ababa)   -    Empress Zweditu I
         (Zawditu V)

1930-04-02:

Ethiopian Empire : ABYSSINIA  (Addis Ababa)   -    Emperor Ras Tafari Haile Selassie I
         (Ras Tafari Hayle Selassie I)

1936-05-01:

Empire of ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)   -    Ras Imru
         (Ras Imru Hayle Selassie)

1936-05-09:

Viceroyalty of ETHIOPIA : Italian Empire of Ethiopia  (Addis Ababa)   -    IT
         (IT)

1936-06-01:

SHOA Province  (Nazret)   -   
         ()

1941-05-05:

British Protectorate of ETHIOPIAN Empire  (Addis Ababa)   -    Emperor Ras Tafari Haile Selassie I
         (Ras Tafari Hayle Selassie I)

1960-12-13:

Federation of ETHIOPIA AND ERITREA : Ethiopian-Eritrean Federation  (Addis Ababa)   -    Mengistu Neway
         (Mengistu Neway)

1960-12-15:

Federation of ETHIOPIA AND ERITREA : Ethiopian-Eritrean Federation  (Addis Ababa)   -    Crown Prince Asfa Wossen
         (Asfaw Wossen Hayle Selassie)

1960-12-19:

Federation of ETHIOPIA AND ERITREA : Ethiopian-Eritrean Federation  (Addis Ababa)   -    Emperor Ras Tafari Haile Selassie I
         (Ras Tafari Hayle Selassie I)

1974-09-12:

Military Junta of the Derg Government : Monarchy of Socialist ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)   -    Asfa Wossen
         (Asfaw Wossen Hayle Selassie)

1974-09-21:

Military Junta of the Derg Government : Monarchy of Socialist ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)   -    Emperor Asfa Wossen
         (Degmawi Asfaw Wossen Hayle Selassie)

1975-03-21:

Military Junta of the Derg Government : Provisional Military Administrative Council of Socialist ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)   -    Tafari Benti
         (Tafari Benti)

1977-02-03:

Military Junta of the Derg Government : Provisional Military Administrative Council of Socialist ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)   -    Mengistu Haile Mariam
         (Mengistu Hayle Mariam)

1987-09-10:

People''s Democratic Republic of ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)   -    President Mengistu Haile Mariam
         (Mengistu Hayle Mariam)

1991-05-21:

People''s Democratic Republic of ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)   -    Tesfaye Gebre Kidan
         (Tesfaye Gebre Kidan)

1991-05-27:

Transitional Government of the State of ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)   -    President Meles Zenawi
         (President Meles Zenawi)

1995-08-21:

Transitional Government of the State of ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)   -    President Negasso Gidada
         (President Negasso Gidada Solon)

2001-10-08:

Federal Democratic Republic of ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)   -    President Girma Wolde-Giorgis
         (President Girma Wolde-Giorgis Lucha)

2013-10-07:

Federal Democratic Republic of ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)   -    President Mulatu Teshome Wirtu
         (President Mulatu Teshome Wirtu)

2018-10-25:

Federal Democratic Republic of ETHIOPIA  (Addis Ababa)   -    President Sahle-Work Zewde
         (President Sahlework Zewde)






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