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Second Franco-Dahomean War (1,248 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article

The Second Franco-Dahomean War, which raged from 1892 to 1894, was a major conflict between the French Third Republic, led by General Alfred-Amédée Dodds
First Franco-Dahomean War (980 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The First Franco-Dahomean War, which raged in 1890, was a conflict between France, led by General Alfred-Amédée Dodds, and Dahomey under King Béhanzin
Akaba of Dahomey (381 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Akaba was an early King of the Kingdom of Dahomey, in present-day Benin, from 1685 until c.1716. King Houegbadja had created the basic structure of the
Order of the Black Star (152 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Order of the Black Star (Ordre de l'Étoile Noire) was an order of knighthood established on 1 December 1889 at Porto-Novo by Toffa, future king of
Glele (451 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Glele or Badohou (died December 29, 1889) was the tenth King of Dahomey, ruling from 1858 until his death. Badohou, who took the throne name Glele, is
List of newspapers in Benin (284 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(link) Manning, Patrick (2004). Slavery, Colonialism and Economic Growth in Dahomey, 1640-1960. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. p. 265. ISBN 978-0-521-52307-3
Houegbadja (394 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Houegbadja or Wegbaja or Aho was a King in the Kingdom of Dahomey, in present-day Benin, from around 1645 until 1685. Houegbadja followed his father Dakodonu
Tegbesu (633 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hwanjile in that role. The kpojito became a prominently important person in Dahomey royalty. Hwanjile, in particular, is said to have changed dramatically
Adandozan (1,702 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
help him in building mining operations and a gun manufacturing facility in Dahomey. The Portuguese received these requests politely to secure the release
Haitian mythology (484 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
French colonial period, based on traditional African beliefs, with roots in Dahomey, Kongo and Yoruba traditions, and folkloric influence from the indigenous
Annual Customs of Dahomey (1,023 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Yoder, John C. (1974). "Fly and Elephant Parties: Political Polarization in Dahomey, 1840-1870". The Journal of African History. 15 (3): 417–432. doi:10
Ghezo (2,604 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
putting significant pressure on Ghezo in the 1840s to end the slave trade in Dahomey. Ghezo responded to these requests by emphasizing that he was unable to
Dakodonou (570 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dakodonou or Dakodonu or Dako Donu was an early king of the Kingdom of Dahomey, in present-day Benin, ruling from around 1620 until 1645. Oral tradition
Hubert Maga (7,854 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
arose on a political scene where one's power was dictated by what region in Dahomey one lived in. Born a peasant in 1916, Maga served as a schoolmaster from
Kpengla (820 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Monopolists and Free-Traders: The Supply of Slaves for the Atlantic Trade in Dahomey c. 1715-1850". The Journal of African History. 30 (1): 45–68. doi:10
Agoli-agbo (234 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Agoli-agbo is considered to have been the twelfth and final King of Dahomey. He took the throne after the previous king, Béhanzin, went into exile after
Agonglo (1,107 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kpengla (ruled 1774-1789) who had ruled over a long term economic crisis in Dahomey. The Oyo empire still had suzerainty over the kingdom and in the time
Do-Aklin (401 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Do-Aklin or Gangnihessou (Ganye Hessou) or Dogbari is claimed as the founder of the Fon Kingdom of Dahomey in present-day Benin and the first person in
Mawu (270 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(alternately: Mahu) is a creator goddess, associated with the Sun and Moon in Dahomey mythology. In some myths, she is the wife of the male god Lisa. Mahu and
Sourou-Migan Apithy (4,122 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
arose on a political scene where one's power was dictated by what region in Dahomey one lived in. Apithy studied at Bordeaux in a Lycée or secondary school
1972 Dahomeyan coup d'état (646 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Rule in Dahomey Is Set Up Following Army Coup" (PDF), The New York Times, The New York Times Company, p. 3, retrieved 2008-12-14. "Army Takes Power in Dahomey
Xevioso (119 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
In Dahomey mythology, Xevioso (alternately: Xewioso, Heviosso, Hevioso) is a god of thunder in the So region. He is the twin brother of Gun, and is one
Agaja (4,384 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in Dahomey history and is remembered as the "great warrior". His expansions of Dahomey and connections with European traders led to his depiction in Dahomey
1963 Dahomeyan coup d'état (1,512 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Africa. The economic stagnation triggered intense regionalistic attitudes in Dahomey. Parties epitomising the idea began with the 1951 French National Assembly
Kingdom of Ardra (893 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Kingdom of Ardra, also known as the Kingdom of Allada, was a coastal West African kingdom in what is now southern Benin. It was named for its capital
Francisco Félix de Sousa (681 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
abolished in most jurisdictions. He was apparently so trusted by the locals in Dahomey that he was awarded the status of a chieftain." Although a Catholic, he
The Comedians (1967 film) (1,482 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Loren. Set in Haiti during the Papa Doc Duvalier regime, it was filmed in Dahomey (Benin since 1975). The film tells the story of a sardonic white hotel
Nana Buluku (727 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
while some do not worship her and worship the gods originating from her. In Dahomey mythology, Nana Buluku is the mother supreme creator who gave birth to
Hangbe (742 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hangbe (or Hangbè, also Ahangbe or Na Hangbe) was the Ruler of the Kingdom of Dahomey, in present-day Benin, for a brief period before Agaja came to power
Shakpana (23 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
In Dahomey mythology, Shakpana (or Sopono, Sakpata) is the divinity of smallpox. He inflicted insanity and disease on humans. Traditional African religion
Fon people (4,118 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ISBN 0208017844. Patrick Manning (2004). Slavery, Colonialism and Economic Growth in Dahomey, 1640-1960. Cambridge University Press. pp. xv–xvi. ISBN 978-0-521-52307-3
Fédération du Scoutisme Tchadien (371 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
participating in the first World Scout Community Development Seminar in Dahomey, Chad has had a strong community development emphasis in its Scouting
Gleti (98 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Fon people from the Kingdom of Dahomey, situated in what is now Benin. In Dahomey mythology, she is the mother of all the stars. An eclipse is caused by
Dahomeyan Progressive Union (225 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Union (French: Union Progressiste Dahoméenne, UPD) was a political party in Dahomey. The party was established in April 1946 by Augustin Kokou Azango and
Protestant Methodist Church in Benin (93 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Protestant Methodist Church in Benin was founded by Methodist missionary and colonial official in West Africa, Thomas Birch Freeman in 1843. He was
Dorothée Lima (205 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was a newspaper editor and publisher in Dahomey who was instrumental in the development of news media in Dahomey during the French colonial era. With
Hwanjile (586 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Hwanjile (r. 1740–1774) was a high priest and kpojito ("reign mate") of the African Kingdom of Dahomey, in what is now Benin. Hwanjile was an Aja woman
Alphonse Alley (1,793 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
adjutant. In 1971, Alley allowed Togolese refugee Noe Kutuklui protection in Dahomey, despite official government policy to the contrary. On October 26, 1972
Maurice Kouandété (1,798 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
soldier". Kouandété's rose to power during a period of intense regionalism in Dahomey. They were spurred by the historical resentment shared by members of the
Seh-Dong-Hong-Beh (519 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Seh-Dong-Hong-Beh (meaning, "God Speaks true") was a leader of the Dahomey Amazons. In 1851, she led an all-female army consisting of 6,000 warriors against
Dahomeyan Democratic Party (140 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Parti Démocratique Dahoméen, PDD) was the sole legal political party in Dahomey from 1963 until 1965. The PDD was established in 1963 by Sourou-Migan
Cinema of Benin (306 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
au Dahomey Pascal Abikanlou Documentary, short English title: Stopover in Dahomey 1969 Premières offrandes Pascal Abikanlou Documentary, short English title:
Henry L. Brandon (395 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
International Development. He also sat on the board of directors of Union Oil in Dahomey (now Benin), West Africa. Henry Logan Brandon was born in Moore County
La Voix du Dahomey (187 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
newspaper that was important in attempting to resist French colonial rule in Dahomey. The paper was published fortnightly between 1927 and the 1950s with an
Édouard Dunglas (736 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
historian, geographer, and politician who spent a majority of his life in Dahomey (now Benin). Born in Paris in 1891, Dunglas was educated as a medical
Benoît Sinzogan (680 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sinzogan's rise to power occurred during a period of intense regionalism in Dahomey. They were spurred by the historical resentment shared by members of the
Le Guide du Dahomey (120 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Le Guide du Dahomey was a short-lived but influential newspaper in Dahomey. The paper was published weekly from Cotonou between 1920 and 1922 over 88 issues
National League of Patriotic Youth (185 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
nationale de la jeunesse patriotique, L.N.J.P.) was a political movement in Dahomey (later renamed Benin). The organization was founded in 1967. Its followers
Justin Ahomadégbé-Tomêtin (3,626 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Rule in Dahomey Is Set Up Following Army Coup" (PDF), The New York Times, The New York Times Company, p. 3, retrieved 2008-12-14. "Army Takes Power in Dahomey
Antoine Drude (269 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Military in 1872 and in 1892 commanded a company of the Foreign Legion in Dahomey. Between 1900 and 1901, he participated in the Boxer Rebellion in China
List of ambassadors of Russia to Benin (321 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to Togo, was dual accreditation on 10 August 1963. The Soviet embassy in Dahomey opened in May 1966, with Aleksandr Abramov [ru] appointed ambassador solely
Jean-Baptiste Hachème (720 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"brutal". His rise to power occurred during a period of intense regionalism in Dahomey. They were spurred by the historical resentment shared by members of the
Democratic Rally (disambiguation) (99 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Central African Republic Dahomey Democratic Rally, a former political party in Dahomey Martinican Democratic Rally, a political party in Martinique Oceanian
French Togoland (622 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
found in the existing railways, permitting a new link to the railway in Dahomey at Atakpamé and the ports of Lome, Segura and Little Popo. After World
Slave Coast of West Africa (1,518 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Monopolists and Free-Traders: The Supply of Slaves for the Atlantic Trade in Dahomey c. 1715-1850", The Journal of African History, Vol. 30, No. 1 (1989),
Dahomey Amazons (2,089 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Yoder, John C. (1974). "Fly and Elephant Parties: Political Polarization in Dahomey, 1840–1870". The Journal of African History. 15 (3): 417–432. doi:10
Benin National Olympic and Sports Committee (201 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the IOC was informed of a plan to create a National Olympic Committee in Dahomey. On 5 May 1962, representatives of seven national sport federations (athletics
Basile Adjou Moumouni (792 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ronen 1975, p. 206. Friendly, Alfred (May 7, 1968), "A Boycott Cuts Vote in Dahomey, Military Rulers' Plan to Shift to Civilian Regime Balked" (PDF), The
Émile Marchoux (430 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
marine à Lorient (1887). From 1888 to 1900 he served as a naval doctor in Dahomey, afterwards being responsible for vaccination services in Cochin (1890–93)
Mobile–Tensaw River Delta (839 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Delta on July 7, 1860, carrying 103 enslaved West Africans captured in Dahomey, and was scuttled to prevent being prosecuted under the Act Prohibiting
Louis Hunkanrin (1,113 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Africa rallied to the Free French in 1942, the same officials remained in Dahomey and Hunkanrin was nor released. In fact, it took a public campaign to
Kouffo Department (826 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cameron (2014). The Precolonial State in West Africa: Building Power in Dahomey. Cambridge University Press. pp. 28–30. ISBN 9781107040182. Haggett, Peter
Togoland Campaign (3,706 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
neutrality. Bryant, on his own initiative, after hearing that the French in Dahomey wished to co-operate, sent Captain Barker and the District Commissioner
French West India Company (769 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Company of Cape Verde and Senegal. In 1666 the Company created two counters in Dahomey (Benin), Savi and Ouidah, which bought other tropical products. The company
Presidential Council (Benin) (3,749 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(link) Decalo, Samuel (1973). "Regionalism, Politics, and the Military in Dahomey". The Journal of Developing Areas. 7 (3): 449–478.CS1 maint: ref=harv
Dahomeyan Democratic Rally (300 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
party as the Union of Independents of Dahomey. Like most other parties in Dahomey, it was a regional one and was heavily backed by the northern section
Ogun (1,883 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
or Hausa He consumes foreign people, He will consume the Kanuri too. In Dahomey religion, Gu is the vodun of war and patron deity of smiths and craftsmen
Tahirou Congacou (429 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Decalo, Samuel (April 1973), "Regionalism, Politics, and the Military in Dahomey", The Journal of Developing Areas, College of Business, Tennessee State
Dahomeyan Democratic Union (381 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
278 Patrick Manning (2004) Slavery, Colonialism and Economic Growth in Dahomey, 1640-1960, Cambridge University Press, p. 279 Elections in Benin African
Bruce Chatwin (7,710 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
19th-century slave trader born in Brazil, who became the Viceroy of Ouidah in Dahomey. Chatwin had first heard of de Sousa during a visit to Dahomey in 1972
The Viceroy of Ouidah (263 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Volta Region in Ghana. Chatwin was caught up in the violence of a coup in Dahomey (now Benin), where Ouidah is located, when he was researching the book
Kitoye Ajasa (1,307 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
community that had migrated from Ajase in Dahomey to Lagos. His father, Thomas Benjamin Macaulay, had been born in Dahomey, taken into slavery and then freed
Society of African Missions (1,232 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
French missionary from the Society of African Missions in Dahomey (1930).
Tomé de Sousa (547 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Chacha of Ouidah - was a direct descendant of Tomé de Sousa. He arrived in Dahomey after leaving Brazil, and went on to become an African chieftain after
Triumvirate (3,364 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(link) Decalo, Samuel (1973). "Regionalism, Politics, and the Military in Dahomey". The Journal of Developing Areas. 7 (3): 449–478. Rappaport, Helen (1999)
Paul Darboux (458 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Decalo, Samuel (April 1973), "Regionalism, Politics, and the Military in Dahomey", The Journal of Developing Areas, College of Business, Tennessee State
Patrick Manning (historian) (465 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
revised & expanded, 1999). Slavery, Colonialism, and Economic Growth in Dahomey, 1638–1960 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1982). Finalist for
Scalping (3,207 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
not have come from a single battle. Although Duncan travelled widely in Dahomey, and described customs such as the taking of heads and the retention of
Questlove (2,756 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
had been taken captive in Ghana, sold as slaves to traders in Dahomey, and brought to the US illegally in 1860 on Clotilda, which had been adapted
Celestial City, Imeko (1,482 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Papa" Samuel Oshoffa, who founded the Celestial Church of Christ in 1947 in Dahomey (now Benin), moving to Nigeria in 1979. In 1973 a visionary, Pa Muri Adoye
Kingdom of Whydah (1,067 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
However, constant warfare with the Oyo Empire from 1728 to 1740 resulted in Dahomey becoming a tributary state of the Oyo. [Negroland to adjacent countries
1965 (11,569 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
unilateral independence. Colonel Christophe Soglo stages a second coup in Dahomey. October 24 British Prime Minister Harold Wilson and Commonwealth Secretary
Chef supérieur (113 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pre-existent native rapport. (this list is probably very incomplete) in Dahomey (present Benin) : in Alada, since 1909, as colonial style of the native
Mathieu Kérékou (2,500 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
staff, and commander of the Ouidah paratroop unit. Kérékou seized power in Dahomey in a military coup on 26 October 1972, ending a system of government in
Human sacrifice (12,127 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
being sacrificed at such events. Sacrifices were particularly common in Dahomey, in what is now Ghana, and in the small independent states in what is
Rail transport in Benin (1,228 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Cotonou wharf narrow gauge railway in Dahomey (Benin).
Toffa I (180 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Retrieved 14 June 2011. Claffey, Patrick (2007). Christian churches in Dahomey-Benin: a study of their socio-political role. BRILL. pp. 126–. ISBN 978-90-04-15572-5
Houngan (2,257 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
flexible and able to adapt to their changing environments to survive. In Dahomey, the term Vodun is synonymous with the prefix hun-, which lends itself
Nobody (1905 song) (1,675 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
racial barriers to gather both blacks and whites in the same theatre. In Dahomey was their debut on Broadway, which gained recognition and publicity, as
Benin (7,505 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Service Manning, Patrick (1982). Slavery, Colonialism and Economic Growth in Dahomey, 1640–1960. London: Cambridge University Press. "President Sirleaf congratulates
Brazilians in Nigeria (2,672 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
included Angelo Campos, Esan da Rocha and Joaquim Branco (originally settled in Dahomey) who were able to sponsor their children for further education in Bahia
King of Dahomey (503 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Yoder, John C. (1974). "Fly and Elephant Parties: Political Polarization in Dahomey, 1840-1870". The Journal of African History. 15 (3): 417–432. doi:10
Confédération africaine des travailleurs croyants (French West Africa and Togo) (785 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
croyants de Côte d'Ivoire. The former regional branch of C.A.T.C-A.O.F-Togo in Dahomey was dissolved on November 17, 1962 as the Dahomeyan government had opted
Celestial Church of Christ (1,581 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was founded by Samuel Bilewu Joseph Oshoffa, a former carpenter born in Dahomey (now Benin) in 1909. Raised as Protestant (Methodism), he had a divine
Malê revolt (2,728 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Benin starting in 1835, specifically to the existing Lusophone colony in Dahomey. It is believed that some members of the Brazilian community in Lagos
Serpent (symbolism) (6,365 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the West African Ashanti people is also a serpent biting its own tail. In Dahomey mythology of Benin in West Africa, the serpent that supports everything
Akarigbo of Remo (533 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the present seat of rulership. With the advent of the slave trade in Dahomey and the wars between the Chiefs of Abeokuta and the Kings of Dahomey,
Angèle Dola Akofa Aguigah (911 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Monroe, J. Cameron. The pre-colonial state in West Africa : building power in Dahomey. New York NY. p. 55. ISBN 978-1-139-95786-1. OCLC 880877970. Apoh, Wazi
Blaise Diagne (888 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in France before joining the French customs service in 1892. He served in Dahomey (modern day Benin), French Congo (now Republic of the Congo), Réunion
1965 in politics (2,652 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
independence. October 22 - Colonel Christophe Soglo stages a second coup in Dahomey. October 24 - British Prime Minister Harold Wilson and Commonwealth Secretary
Louis Franchet d'Espèrey (1,854 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Renault mechanics and three legionnaires. The expedition reached Savé in Dahomey on 3 December 1924 after a journey of 3,600 kilometres (2,200 mi). The
Paul Kpoffon (494 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
In the 1960s, he worked as controller for Post and Telecommunications in Dahomey (today Benin). At the same time he was active in trade unionism, representing
Lazarus Ekwueme (688 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
similarities in ways in which African Americans in Louisiana and Africans in Dahomey sing songs. Also, the importance and employment of music in cardinal events
Oyo Empire (5,665 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
both spies and taxmen. Oyo appointed these to visit and sometimes reside in Dahomey and the Egbado Corridor to collect taxes and spy on Dahomey's military
Alfred-Amédée Dodds (570 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dodds in Dahomey in 1892
Compendium of postage stamp issuers (Be–Br) (1,087 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
overprinted French Colonies stamps 1892–99 and was then incorporated in Dahomey. In 1976, Dahomey was renamed Benin. Dates 1892–1899 Capital Porto Novo
Henri Bretonnet (989 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
rights on the region. Bretonnet left the French post of Carnotville, in Dahomey, on December 28, 1896 and headed north, penetrating in the region of Borgu
William Devaynes (800 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
returned from the Gold Coast; that he had long experience as an agent in Dahomey and the Kingdom of Dahomey he described as the most oppressive tyranny
Kojo Tovalou Houénou (2,080 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of colonies and not to end the French colonial structure. His interest in Dahomey led him to form the organization Amitié franco-dahoméenne in 1923 in order
Alfred Burdon Ellis (904 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
he left South Africa and towards the close of this year visited Whydah in Dahomey. In the spring of 1880, Ellis travelled to Lagos, and on to Bonny and
Jean-Marie Bayol (1,098 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the plans for the city of Conakry. He undertook a diplomatic mission in Dahomey. He was a member of the commission to define the boundaries between the
Jeffrey Green (949 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
London, 1921", Black Perspective in Music, New York (Spring 1982). "'In Dahomey' in London in 1903", Black Perspective in Music (Spring 1983). "The Coloured
Jan Pranger (508 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
proved to be damaged beyond repair. Out of frustration with the situation in Dahomey, Pranger petitioned the Colonial Council with his resignation on 3 May
Missionary Sisters of Our Lady of the Apostles (340 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Missionary Sisters in Dahomey around 1920.
German West Africa (3,490 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ISBN 978-1-135-35666-8. Patrick Manning (2004). Slavery, Colonialism and Economic Growth in Dahomey, 1640-1960. Cambridge University Press. p. 166. ISBN 978-0-521-52307-3
Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Lagos (1,364 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Borghero. In 1860, Father Borghero traveled to Africa to start new a mission in Dahomey. The missions' first location was at Whydah, the second Church was in
Marc Vouillot (264 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
born in Abidjan in Ivory Coast, on July 5, 1952. He moved to Cotonou in Dahomey seven years later because his father was engaged in public works for a
French Foreign Legion (14,354 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
such as collarless keo blouses in Tonkin 1884–85, khaki drill jackets in Dahomey (1892) and drab covered topees worn with all-white fatigue dress in Madagascar
Léopold de Saussure (946 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which he later abandoned, however. He took part in the French campaign in Dahomey before family concerns obliged him to resign his commission. On his return
Henry Raby (1,079 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Africa and was present at the attack and destruction of Porto Novo in Dahomey. He was promoted Captain for his services in 1862. He was awarded C.B
Ekiti people (3,088 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the non-Yoruba speaking neighbours like the Nupe, Ibariba and Aja in Dahomey (now the Republic of Benin). Samuel Rowe, the Governor of the Gold Coast
Music of the United States of America (publications) (591 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
MUSA 4: Collected Works by Daniel Read MUSA 5: The Music and Scripts of In Dahomey by Will Marion Cook and Paul Laurence Dunbar and others MUSA 6: Psalmody
Roberta Dodd Crawford (901 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Paris. However, much of the later years were spent outside of Paris, in Dahomey, Senegal and other parts of West Africa as Houénou was continually harassed
Ile Maroia Laji (667 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Otampe Ojaro, initiated to the orisha Oxumarê (the serpent-rainbow), back in Dahomey, married a cousin called Alaji, and gave birth to a daughter called Akobi-Odé
Kambole (937 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and after several stopovers in (Idjiho in Nigeria, Savè and Igbomakoh in Dahomey (now Benin) along the river Ofe (current Ouémé River)). He arrived at
Paul Ellingworth (807 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Rome & New York, forthcoming) ——— (1964). "Christianity and Politics in Dahomey, 1843-1867". The Journal of African History. 5 (2): 209–220. doi:10
Pauline M. Clerk (1,008 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Affairs. Between 1962 and 1965, she was Ghana's diplomatic representative in Dahomey (now the Republic of Benin). Pauline Clerk was the diplomatic secretary
Shauneille Perry (1,295 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Taking of Miss Janie Harry De Jur Playhouse / Abrons Arts Center 1998 In Dahomey New Federal Theatre Also writer 1993 In Bed with the Blues:The Adventure
1st Foreign Regiment (4,628 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
20,000 Chinese regulars. In 1892, the 1st Foreign Regiment was engaged in Dahomey (Actual Benin) and disembarked at Cotonu on August 22. They combat engaged
Thomas Birch Freeman (9,859 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
liberated all 8 slaves. Some scholars have posited that Freeman's time in Dahomey may have influenced Gezo to alter the judicial process for executing criminals
Roman Catholic Diocese of Osogbo (1,056 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Francisco Borghero,S.M.A, who landed in Lagos on 17 February 1862 from Quidah in Dahomey. It was reported that he met Brazilian Catholics on ground about 1,200
François Deloncle (2,501 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Exposition of 1900. Deloncle was involved debates over the French settlements in Dahomey, the old treaties between France and the Sublime Porte of the Ottoman
Ritual servitude (5,204 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
According to Ellis, one god called "Khebioso" Heviosso? had 1500 wives in Dahomey alone, the women being called "kosio". He said they cared for the shrines
October 1972 (5,044 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was not signed until early 1973. General Mathieu Kérékou staged a coup in Dahomey, overthrowing the Presidential Council that had governed the West African
Compagnie générale transsaharienne (1,587 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Renault mechanics and three legionnaires. The expedition reached Savé in Dahomey on 3 December 1924 after a journey of 3,600 kilometres (2,200 mi). The
Félix Houphouët-Boigny (11,464 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mercenary Bob Denard against the revolutionary regime of Mathieu Kérékou in Dahomey. Houphouët-Boigny, in order to fight against the Marxists in power in
Pieter Simon Hamel (1,104 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
government in return for an army contract, leading Hamel to try his luck in Dahomey, Grand Bassam and Assini, which stood under French protection. Hamel undertook
Vodun art (1,786 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
priestly hierarchies and initiation processes. In the precolonial period in Dahomey the system of cults was closely related to the ruling structure. "Vodun"
Gaston Gradis (1,328 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Renault mechanics and three legionnaires. The expedition reached Savé in Dahomey on 3 December 1924 after a journey of 3,600 kilometres (2,200 mi). The
Suzanne Blier (1,820 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as a Peace Corps volunteer, from 1969 to 1971 in Savé, a Yoruba center in Dahomey (now Benin Republic). She began her professorial career at Vassar College
Louis Cattiaux (1,271 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
admission to the “Arts et Métiers” in Paris. In 1928, he spent some time in Dahomey (Benin) as an employee of a commercial company. Then, he devoted himself
Jules Godin (1,666 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the Senate on legal costs, appropriations needed due to the events in Dahomey in early 1892, and reparations for miscarriage of justice. He was Secretary
Ignatius Lissner (1,716 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
forces who were able to retake it from rebel hands. Lissner remained in Dahomey for another five years. The details of his work among the people there
John Payne Jackson (2,494 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
quotations from a wide variety of sources. Jackson supported the local leaders in Dahomey in their resistance to the French colonial powers, and sympathized with
Civil–military relations (11,065 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of such coups. Political upheaval in Africa led to military take-overs in Dahomey, Togo, Congo, and Uganda, to mention just a few. Political unrest in South
List of women warriors in folklore (11,485 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mothers in the Fon language), were a Fon all-female military regiment in Dahomey, an African kingdom (c. 1600–1894) located in the area of the present-day
Show Boat (1988 cast album) (4,195 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(6:38) "I'm walking on the air, dear" (Magnolia, Ravenal, Chorus, Andy) In Dahomey 9 (3:43) "Dyunga doe!" (Dahomey Villagers, White Chorus) Act Two, Scene
Show Boat (1988 cast album) (4,195 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(6:38) "I'm walking on the air, dear" (Magnolia, Ravenal, Chorus, Andy) In Dahomey 9 (3:43) "Dyunga doe!" (Dahomey Villagers, White Chorus) Act Two, Scene
Georges Estienne (1,546 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Renault mechanics and three legionnaires. The expedition reached Savé in Dahomey on 3 December 1924 after a journey of 3,600 kilometres (2,200 mi). The
Henri de Kérillis (2,491 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gaston Gradis to cross the Sahara from Colomb-Béchar in Algeria to Savé in Dahomey (now Benin) between 15 November and 3 December 1924. He recorded the experience
Marc-André Hamelin discography (86 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Harvest Hymn The Hunter in His Career, No. 4 from Old-English Popular Music In Dahomey 'Cakewalk Smasher' 4 Irish Dances by Charles Villiers Stanford, arrangement
Alfred Le Chatelier (2,776 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Chatelier to take a year's leave to study Islam in Africa, and he spent time in Dahomey and the French Congo. He returned to Paris hoping he could convince the
African military systems to 1800 (15,768 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
male troops in the field, the most unusual example of an elite force is in Dahomey, where a special corps of female warriors guarded the person of the monarch
Development of musical theatre (5,690 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Clorindy, or the Origin of the Cakewalk (1898), and the highly successful In Dahomey (1902). Hundreds of musical comedies were staged on Broadway in the 1890s
Ollie Fitch (3,038 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dissolving and the women joining Will Marion Cook's noted black musical comedy In Dahomey. Eventually, Minnie Brown returned to Germany and Jennie Scheper adopted
Emma Harris (7,712 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
passports and departed for London to join the cast of Hurtig & Seamon's "In Dahomey", which opened on March 16 at the Shaftesbury Theatre. The four remaining