Category: Rhodesia

Categories: Zimbabwe, Historic Places | Former Countries in Africa

Name: Rhodesia
Timeframe:(11 November 1965 - 18 April 1980)
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Timeline:Southern Rhodesia / Zimbabwe
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Rhodesia was formerly known as Southern Rhodesia, a self governing colony of Britain. Following its Unilateral Declaration of Independence (UDI) in 1965 it became known simply as Rhodesia. There was a brief period, later, when it was known as Zimbabwe Rhodesia, but the successor state is Zimbabwe.

Rhodesia had centralised government and was divided into five provinces and later two cities, Bulawayo and Salisbury were designated with provincial status, for administrative purposes.

For additional information on categorizing place names in Zimbabwe, see: Zimbabwe Provinces and Towns free-space profile.

People emigrated to, born or raised in Southern Rhodesia, or Rhodesia between 1965 and 1980 should use the appropriate sub-categories below.

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