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Colony of Southern Rhodesia

Colony of the ‌United Kingdom
Flag of None 1923–1965 Flag of Rhodesia
Flag of Southern Rhodesia Coat of Arms of Rhodesia
Anthem
God Save the Queen
Map of Zimbabwe
Federation:
Rhodesia and Nyasaland (1953-63)
CapitalSalisbury
Government Constitutional monarchy
Monarch
- 1923-1936George V
- 1936Edward VIII
- 1936-1952George VI
- 1952-1965Elizabeth II
Governor
- 1959-1965Sir Humphrey Gibbs
Prime Minister
- 1964-1965Ian Smith
Legislature Parliament
History
- 1889 BSAC Charter signed
October 1, 1923Self-governing colony
August 1, 1953Federation established
December 31, 1963Federation dissolved
November 11, 1965Unilateral Declaration of Independence
CurrencyPound
Flag of None British South Africa Company Rhodesia Flag of Rhodesia
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The Colony of Southern Rhodesia (1923-1965) was a British dependency in Southern Africa.


Monarch

  • George V () (October 1, 1923 - January 20, 1936)
  • Edward VIII () (January 20, 1936 - December 11, 1936)
  • George VI () (December 11, 1936 - February 6, 1952)
  • Elizabeth II () (February 6, 1952 - November 11, 1965)

Governor

  • Sir Humphrey Gibbs () (December 28, 1959 - November 11, 1965)

Prime Minister

  • Ian Smith () (April 13, 1964 - November 11, 1965)

Nation

Zimbabwean Polities

Neighbouring Nations

References


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