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Read on to discover more about the most famous and influential people from Ethiopia.

Haile SelassieHaile Selassie
(Former Emperor of Ethiopia)

23 July 1892

27 August 1975

Ejersa Goro

Cancer

Marcus SamuelssonMarcus Samuelsson
(Chef)

25 January 1970

Addis Ababa

Aquarius

Menelik IIMenelik II
(Emperor of Ethiopia)

17 August 1844

12 December 1913

Angolalla Tera

Leo

Liya KebedeLiya Kebede
(Model)

01 March 1978

Addis Ababa

Pisces

Abebe BikilaAbebe Bikila
(Olympic marathon champion)

07 August 1932

25 October 1973

Ethiopia

Leo

Abune PaulosAbune Paulos
(Patriarch)

03 November 1935

16 August 2012

Adwa

Scorpio

Kitaw EjiguKitaw Ejigu
(Space Scientist)

25 February 1948

13 January 2006

Bonga

Pisces

Tez MengestuTez Mengestu
(Instagram Star, Model)

05 July 1997

Cornelius, North Carolina

Cancer

Mengistu Haile MariamMengistu Haile Mariam

21 May 1937

Addis Ababa

Taurus

Haile GebrselassieHaile Gebrselassie

18 April 1973

Asella

Aries

Kenenisa BekeleKenenisa Bekele

13 June 1982

Bekoji

Gemini

Hailemariam DesalegnHailemariam Desalegn

19 July 1965

Boloso Sore

Cancer

Tirunesh DibabaTirunesh Dibaba

01 October 1985

Bekoji

Libra

Genzebe DibabaGenzebe Dibaba

08 February 1991

Ethiopia

Aquarius

Aklilu Habte-WoldAklilu Habte-Wold

12 March 1912

23 November 1974

Shewa

Pisces

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