• Jean-Jacques De
  • The Governor-General of Haiti, Jean-Jacques Dessalines, created the empire on September 22, 1804. (wikipedia.org)
  • There, the leader of the Revolution, Jean-Jacques Dessalines, Flon's godfather, cut apart a French tricolor with his sabre, demonstrating his desire to break away from France. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jean-Jacques Dessalines declared Haiti a free nation in 1804, culminating the world's only successful revolution of enslaved people. (thirdworldtraveler.com)
  • Haitian
  • Haitian: Leta an Ayiti) was the name of the state in northern Haiti. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was created on October 17, 1806 following the overthrow of the Empire of Haiti following the assassination of Emperor Jacques I. The northern State of Haiti was ruled by Henri Christophe originally as Provisional Chief of the Haitian Government from October 17, 1806 until February 17, 1807 when he became President of the State of Haiti. (wikipedia.org)
  • In Haitian lore, the colors of the new flag took on a racialized meaning: the blue and red stripes represented a union between the black and mulatto citizens of Haiti. (wikipedia.org)
  • Flag of Haiti Haitian Revolution Henderson, H., ed. (2015). (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1825, the Haitian people were forced to assume a debt to France of 90 million gold francs (equivalent to $21.7 billion today) as 'reparations' to their former 'owners', in return for diplomatic recognition and trade. (thirdworldtraveler.com)
  • Two Haitian patients diagnosed in France lived in Haiti. (cdc.gov)
  • But in the case of charanga, the contributions of French and Haitian influences cannot be ignored. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although the word francesa literally means "French," it was used in nineteenth-century Cuba more specifically as a name for Haitian Creoles. (wikipedia.org)
  • State of Ha
  • The 1807 constitution for the State of Haiti made the post of president a position for life with the president having the power to appoint his successor. (wikipedia.org)
  • On March 28, 1811 President Henri was proclaimed King Henry I, thereby dissolving the State of Haiti and creating the Kingdom of Haiti. (wikipedia.org)
  • Two members of his administration, Alexandre Pétion and Henri Christophe, then assumed power, which led to a split in the country with Pétion leading the southern Republic of Haiti and Christophe leading the northern State of Haiti. (wikipedia.org)
  • Haitians
  • AFP - The top UN envoy in Haiti on Friday called for an end to protests against UN peacekeepers whom Haitians blame for importing a cholera epidemic that has now claimed nearly 1,200 lives. (france24.com)
  • If this situation continues, more and more patients in desperate need of care are likely to die and more and more Haitians awaiting access to preventive care may be overtaken by the epidemic,' warned Mulet, who is also the UN secretary general's special representative in Haiti. (france24.com)
  • Charanga began its history in the early nineteenth century when Haitians, both African and French, escaped the island's revolution. (wikipedia.org)
  • Paris
  • AIDS cases per million population were calculated from 1983 population data provided by the Institut National d'Etudes D}mographiques (INED), Paris, France. (cdc.gov)
  • Guiana
  • In regards to the election of the French Guiana National Team to field player Florent Malouda in this evening's Gold Cup match against the Honduras National Team. (concacaf.com)
  • Slavery
  • The United States led a worldwide boycott against Haiti and refused to recognize the new nation until 1864, fearing that its freedom would pose a danger to the U.S. system of slavery. (thirdworldtraveler.com)
  • Under the best of circumstances Haiti faces enormous challenges: the legacy of colonialism and slavery, a history of military rule, harrowing polarization of wealth, grinding economic poverty, lack of infrastructure, a badly damaged environment, and two centuries of education denied to the majority. (thirdworldtraveler.com)
  • group
  • The results finished Haiti atop second-round qualifying Group 6 with six points, two better than both French Guyana and Grenada. (concacaf.com)
  • From acclaimed Chef Michael White and the Altamarea Group, Ai Fiori celebrates cuisine from the Italian and French Riviera and showcases modern interpretations of traditional regional dishes. (opentable.com)
  • Statement
  • The U.S. Embassy in Haiti issued a statement calling for the 'swift' appointment of a successor to ensure political stability, while expressing 'regret' over Conille's departure. (france24.com)
  • Every second that passes can save or break thousands of lives,' Edmond Mulet, head of the UN peacekeeping mission in Haiti, said in a statement. (france24.com)
  • relations
  • Scholars have long studied the Empire, looking at the causes for its formation, its relations to the French and other empires, and the kinds of people who became imperialists or anti-imperialists, together with their mindsets. (wikipedia.org)
  • gave
  • Jean-Sony Alcenat gave Haiti the lead in the 36th minute, and an own-goal by Anthony Straker in the 58th added the insurance. (concacaf.com)
  • years
  • Some 43 years later, on August 26, 1849, President Faustin Soulouque re-established an Empire in Haiti that lasted until January 15, 1859. (wikipedia.org)
  • represent
  • 9 athlètes représenteront Haïti aux jeux de Toronto 2015" [9 athletes will represent Haiti at the Toronto 2015 Games]. (wikipedia.org)
  • football
  • Union Sportive Lajeune de Pignon is a professional football club based in Pignon, Haiti. (wikipedia.org)
  • Éclair Athlétique Club des Gonaïves (commonly known as Éclair des Gonaïves, Éclair AC or simply Éclair) is a professional football club based in Gonaïves, Haiti. (wikipedia.org)
  • Damien Le Tallec (born 19 April 1990 in Poissy) is a French football player who plays for Red Star Belgrade. (wikipedia.org)
  • reach
  • ST. GEORGE'S, Grenada - Haiti beat Grenada 2-0 Sunday to reach the Caribbean Cup finals for the fourth straight time, and will be joined by French Guyana, which advanced to the championship round for the first time since 1995 despite a 4-3 loss to Guyana. (concacaf.com)
  • team
  • Though on the first-team, Le Tallec began the season with the club's Championnat de France amateur team. (wikipedia.org)
  • Germany
  • The film was successfully shown all over Europe and North America and so enabled the partnership of Velvet Film in future production with JBA Production (France), Arte (France and Germany), HBO (USA) and others. (wikipedia.org)
  • country
  • The more UN keep away from Haiti, the more are the chances to see that poor Country to rise again: i find it incredible that UN still exist after the damage they have been able to do, worldwide. (abovetopsecret.com)