Kenyatta released from jail but under house arrest.
Britain gives in to the pressure and starts preparing Kenya for independence. Estimated 60,000 Europeans live in Kenya.
Kenya gains independence, with Kenyatta as prime minister.
Norwegian: habitational name from a farm name found in several places in Norway, derived from Old Norse auðn ‘wasteland’, ‘desolate place’. This became common as a habitational name in the 15th and 16th centuries when places that had been deserted as a result of the Black Death were resettled.