Yohannes IV

Yohannes IV (Ge'ez ዮሐንስ ፬ኛ Yōḥānnis ዮሓንስ, Amharic Yōhānnis, also known by the English equivalent "John", 11 July 1837 – 10 March 1889), born Lij Kassay Mercha Ge'ez, was Emperor of Ethiopia from 1872 until his death.

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