|Common languages||English (official)|
Shona and Sindebele widely spoken
|Historical era||Cold War|
|1 June 1979|
|12 December 1979|
|1979||390,580 km2 (150,800 sq mi)|
Zimbabwe Rhodesia was an unrecognized state in southern Africa. It replaced the Republic of Rhodesia from 1 June 1979 to 12 December 1979. It was replaced by the re-established British colony of Southern Rhodesia for three months before being replaced by the present day Republic of Zimbabwe.