Shah Pahlavi


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Noun1.Shah Pahlavi - Shah of Iran who was deposed in 1979 by Islamic fundamentalists (1919-1980)Shah Pahlavi - Shah of Iran who was deposed in 1979 by Islamic fundamentalists (1919-1980)
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SAVAK (SAzemAn-e EttelA'At va Amniyat-e Keshvar) literally 'Organization of National Intelligence and Security' was one of the most notorious secret police agency of the Iranian regime under the Iranian Monarch Raza Shah Pahlavi.
The photographs related to visits to the lake by former Pakistan president (1958-1969) Ayub Khan, former prime minister (1973-1977) Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, former Shah-i-Iran (1941-1979) Reza Shah Pahlavi and many other dignitaries.
In October 1977, protests against the Pahlavi dynasty under Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi commenced, developing into a campaign of civil resistance that included both secular and religious elements.
Some look back with favor to the period when Shah Pahlavi was in power with a stanchly pro-western government.
On April 1926, Reza Shah Pahlavi was crowned "Shahanshah" - the king of kings in English - in the Golestan Palace in the presence of his six-year-old son and future heir, Mohammed Reza.
1925 - Reza Shah Pahlavi becomes Shah of Iran after seizing power in a coup.
The daughters of Reza Shah Pahlavi famously tossed theirs away in public in the 1930s, before it was officially outlawed in 1935.
Disturbances continued until the advent of a new dynasty under Reza Shah Pahlavi in 1925, a former brigadier-general of the Persian Cossack Brigade, whose reign lasted until 1941 when he was forced to abdicate by the Allies after an Anglo-Soviet invasion.
From the outskirts of the capital city, they will watch as the Qajar dynasty falls and Reza Khan rises to power as Reza Shah Pahlavi.
The year 1979 proved as a turning point in the history of Iran as the Islamic revolution led by Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini overturned the rule of Raza Shah Pahlavi (1941 to 1979) for good, converting the country into an Islamic Republic.
Iran was the first country to recognise Pakistan and Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi was the first Head of State to visit Pakistan in March 1950.
Iran: MERI Report is a detailed introduction to the society, politics and economics of modern Iran from the rule of Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi (1941-1979), the last king of the House of Pahlavi (1925-1979) to the first six years of the rule of Ayatollah Khomeini, as the supreme leader of the Islamic republic regime.