1939-Margaret Lentz a German Bahai arrives in the Dominican Republic – the first Bahai to settle there.
1953-Loretta & Carl Scherer from Milwaukee, WI arrive in Macau, named Knights of Baha’u’llah
1954-Bahais in Adharbayjan are dismissed from their jobs in the Ministries of Health and Public Highways
1988-Plenary Session of the UN adopts a resolution concerning Human Rights in Iran specifically mentioning the suffering of the Bahais
1990-The first All-Union Bahai Consultative Conference is held in Moscow.
1993-In Iran, death sentences were pronounced against 2 Bahai’s on the grounds of their membership in the Bahai Community