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4th February 1895

Iyasu V

Emperor of Ethiopia

Lij Iyasu, sometimes incorrectly styled Iyasu V, was the designated but uncrowned Emperor of Ethiopia (1913–16). His baptismal name was Kifle Yaqob. Ethiopian emperors traditionally chose their regnal name on the day they are crowned emperor, and since he was never crowned, he is usually referred to as Lij Iyasu, "Lij" meaning child, especially one born of royal blood.

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  • Lived from
    1895 - 1935 (Died age 40)
  • Birthday:
    4th February 1895
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Star Sign:
    Aquarius
  • Place of Birth:
    Dessie
  • Country:
    Ethiopia