Rezā Shāh
Rezā Shāh Pahlavi (Persian: Rezā Ŝāh Pahlawi; [reˈzɑː ˈʃɑːhe pæhlæˈviː], born Rezā Khan (15 March 1878 – 26 July 1944), was the Shah of the Kingdom of Iran from 15 December 1925 until he was forced to...
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Anushirwan
Anushirwan Khan (Persian: انوشیروان خان‎, Anūshīrvān Khān) occupied the Ilkhanid throne from 1344 until his death in 1357. He was a puppet of the Chobanid ruler Malek Ashraf and possessed no pow...
Arpa Ke'un
Arpa Ke'un, also known as Arpa Khan or Gavon or Gawon (died 1336), was an Ilkhan (1335–1336) during the disintegration of the Mongol state in Persia. He was a member of the house of Tolui. His lineage...
Soraya Esfandiary-Bakhtiari
Princess Soraya of Iran (born Soraya Esfandiary-Bakhtiari (Luri/Persian:ثریا اسفندیاری بختیاری), UniPers: Sorayâ Asfandiyâri-Bakhtiyâri; 22 June 1932 – 26 October 2001) was Queen of Iran, the second w...
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Shutruk-Nakhunte
Shutruk-Nakhunte was king of Elam from about 1185 to 1155 BC (middle chronology), and the second king of the Shutrukid Dynasty. Elam amassed an empire that included most of Mesopotamia and western Ir...
Amir Vali
Amir Vali (also spelled Wali) was the ruler of Astarabad and parts of Mazandaran from 1356 until 1366, and again from c. 1374 until 1384. His relatively long reign was dominated by conflict with the S...
Muslim dynasties of Iran
This is a list of kings of Iran of the medieval Islamic period, AD 820 to 1432, arranged genealogically.For the early Islamic period before 820, see:For the period after 1506, seeSee also Iranian mona...
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Imta
Imta or Nibia was a Gutian ruler in Sumer from ca. 2138 BC to 2135 BC (short chronology).
Muhammad I (Seljuq sultan)
Muhammad I (also known as Ghiyath ad-Din Muhammad or Muhammad Tapar, died 1118) was a son of Seljuq Sultan Malik Shah I. In Turkish, Tapar means "he who obtains, finds".
He succeeded his nephew, M...
Tughril
Tughril (Turkish: Tuğrul, Turkmen: Togrul beg, Persian: رکن‌الدین طغرل‌بک بن سلجوق; full name: Rukn al-Dunya wa al-Din Abu Talib Muhammad Toghrul-Beg ibn Mikail) also spelled Toghrul I, Tugril...
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Lotf Ali Khan
Lotf Ali Khan (Persian: لطفعلى خان زند‎) (c. 1769–1794) was the last Shah of Persia (reigned 1789–94) of the Zand dynasty.
Lotf Ali Khan Zand came to power after a decade of infighting among...
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Artaxerxes I of Persia
Artaxerxes I /ˌɑrtəˈzɜrksiːz/ (Persian: اردشیر یکم‎; Old Persian: 𐎠𐎼𐎫𐎧𐏁𐏂𐎠 Artaxšaça, "whose rule (xšaça < *xšaϑram) is through arta (truth)"; Greek: Ἀρταξέρξης) was the fifth...
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Karim Khan
Karim Khan Zand (Persian:کریم خان زند), was the founder of the Zand Dynasty, ruling from 1751 to 1779. He ruled all of Iran except for Khorasan. He also ruled over some Caucasian lands and occupied Ba...
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Borandukht
Borandokht, (also spelled Buran, Middle Persian: ), was the daughter of the Sasanian king Khosrau II (590–628). She was one of only two women on the throne of the Sasanian Empire (the other was ...
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Yasmine Pahlavi
Yasmine Pahlavi (née Etemad-Amini, 26 July 1968; Persian: یاسمین پهلوی‎) is the wife of Reza Pahlavi, the last crown prince of the former Imperial State of Iran.
Yasmine Etemad Amini was bo...
Seyyedeh Khatun
Sayyida Shirin (Persian: سیده ملک خاتون‎), also known simply as Sayyida, was a Bavandid princess, who was the wife of Buyid ruler of Ray, Fakhr al-Dawla.
According to the medieval historian ...
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Hamdamsaltaneh Pahlavi
Hamdamsaltaneh Pahlavi was the first child and daughter of Rezā Shāh of Iran and Maryam Khanum. She was born 22 February 1903 in Tehran and died in 1992. Her mother died when she was only one year o...
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List of rulers of Elam
This is a List of rulers of Elam from earliest times to the Persian Empire. All dates are middle chronology.
The Elamites were a people located in southwestern Iran, in what is now Khuzestan, Ilam...
Shah Ahmad Marashi
Ahmad Shah Marashi was a Safavid Iranian Shah 1726–1728 that succeeded Shah Tahmasp II, while the Shah was in the northern provinces fighting with Nader Shah Afshar against the Russians and the Ottoma...
Sultan Husayn
Sultan Husayn (also known as Soltan Hosayn and Soltan Hosein), (October 1668 – November 1726) (Persian: شاه سلطان حسین‎) reigned 1694–1722; was a Safavid Shah of Iran (Persia). He ruled from 169...
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Abaqa Khan
Abaqa Khan (1234–1282), also Abaga (Mongolian: Abaga Khaan, "paternal uncle"; Mongolian Cyrillic: Аваг хаан), or Abagha Khan, was the second Mongol ruler (Il-khan) of the Persian Ilkhanate. The son o...
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Mohammad Ali Khan
Mohammad Ali Khan Zand (Persian: محمد علی خان زند‎, Muḥammad ‘Alī Khān Zand; c. 1760 – 1779) was the second Shah of the Zand dynasty. He ruled Persia from March 6, 1779 unti...
Cambyses II
Cambyses II (Persian: کمبوجيه دوم‎; Old Persian: 𐎣𐎲𐎢𐎪𐎡𐎹, Kɑmboujie; Aramaic כנבוזי, Kanbūzī; Greek Καμβύσης, Kambúsēs; Latin Cambyses; Medieval Heb...
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Patrick Ali Pahlavi
Prince Patrick Ali Pahlavi (born 1 September 1947) is a member of the deposed Pahlavi dynasty of Iran and was heir presumptive from 1954 to 1960. According to the former constitution of Iran, he would...
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Naser al-Din Shah Qajar
Nasser al-Din Shah Qajar (16 July 1831 – 1 May 1896) (Persian: ناصرالدین شاه قاجار‎) was the King of Persia from 17 September 1848 to 1 May 1896 when he was assassinated. He was the son of Moham...
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Artaxerxes III
Artaxerxes III Ochus of Persia /ˌɑrtəˈzɜrksiːz/ (c. 425 BC – 338 BC; Persian: اردشير سوم‎; Old Persian: 𐎠𐎼𐎫𐎧𐏁𐏂𐎠, transliterated as Artaxšaçā) was the Great King (Shah) of Persia and the e...
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