Fereydun Adamiyat
Fereydun Adamiyat or Fereidoon Adamiyat (1920 in Tehran – March 29, 2008) (Persian: فریدون آدمیت‎) was a leading social historian of contemporary Iran and particularly the Qajar era. He wa...
Iraj Bashiri
Iraj Bashiri (born July 31, 1940) is Professor of History at the University of Minnesota, USA and one of the leading scholars in the fields of Central Asian Studies and Iranian Studies. Fluent in Engl...
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Ibn Bibi
Ibn Bibi was a Persian historiographer and the author of the primary source for the history of the Seljuq Sultanate of Rum during the 13th century. He served as head of the chancellery of the Sultanat...
Hamid Dabashi
Hamid Dabashi (Persian: حمید دباشی‎; born 1951) is an Iranian-American Professor of Iranian Studies and Comparative Literature at Columbia University in New York City.He is the author of over tw...
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Ali Akbar Sarfaraz
Dr. Ali Akbar Sarfaraz is an archaeologist from Iran.He was formerly a member of the Archaeological Service of Iran.In 1962, Sarfaraz was a member of a team which excavated an Iron Age site in Yanik T...
Hassan Pirnia
Hassan Pirnia (Persian: حسن پیرنیا‎ ‎; 1872–1935) was a prominent Iranian politician of 20th-century Iran. He held a total of twenty-four posts during his political career, serving four ti...
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Abdolhossein Zarrinkoob
Abdolhossein Zarinkoob (Luri/Persian:عبدالحسين زرين‌کوب, also spelled Zarrinkoub) (May 19, 1923 – September 15, 1999) was a prominent scholar of Iranian literature, history of literature, Persian cult...
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Nasser Takmil Homayoun
Nasser Takmil Homayoun (born 1936 in Qazvin) is an Iranian historian.He received two PhDs, one in history (1972) and another in Sociology (1977) from the Sorbonne in France.Some of his works include T...
Reza Afshari
Reza Afshari is professor of history at Pace University. He received his Ph.D. at Temple University. His studies center on human rights in Iran, Islamic politics, and Islamic cultural relativism in pa...
Mohammad-Taqi Bahar
Mohammad-Taqí Bahār (محمد تقی بهار in Persian) (November 6, 1884, Mashhad, Iran – April 22, 1951, Tehran, Iran), widely known as Malek o-Sho'arā (ملک‌ الشعراء) and Malek o-Sho'arā Bahār (literal...
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Touraj Daryaee
Touraj Daryaee (Persian: تورج دریایی‎) (born 1967 in Tehran, Iran) is a contemporary Persian Iranologist and historian, now the Howard Baskerville Professor in the history of Iran and the Persia...
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Homa Nategh
Homa Nategh is an Iranian historian, Professor of History at Tehran University. A specialist in the contemporary history of Iran, she is now residing in Paris, France.
Ali Rahnema
Ali Rahnema (Persian: علی رهنما‎) is an Iranian economist and historian. He is a professor of economics at the American University of Paris, and director of its MA program in Middle East and Is...
Pirouz Mojtahedzadeh
Prof. Pirouz Mojtahedzadeh (born 9 February 1946) is a renowned Iranian political scientist and historian.Prof. Pirouz Mojtahedzadeh is a prominent Iranologist, geopolitics researcher, historian and p...
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`Alí-Akbar Furútan
`Alí-Akbar Furútan (29 April 1905 – 26 November 2003) was a prominent Iranian Bahá'í educator and author who was given the rank of Hand of the Cause in 1951.A native of Sabzivár in what was, at ...
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Iskandar Beg Munshi
Iskandar Beg Munshi (ca. 1560 - ca. 1632) — was a Safavid historian, the court historian of the Safavid emperor Shah Abbas I. Iskandar Beg began as an accountant in the bureaucracy, but later became...
Massoud Azarnoush
Massoud Azarnoush (25 March 1945 – 27 November 2008) was an Iranian archaeologist.He was born in Kermanshah. He received his MA from the department of archaeology at University of Tehran in 1972 and h...
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Sharaf ad-Din Ali Yazdi
Sharaf ad-DīnʿAlī Yazdī (Persian: شرف الدین علی یزدی‎) was a 15th-century Persian historian. Little about his early life is known. As a young man, he was a teacher in his native Yazd and a close...
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Ahmad ibn Yahya al-Baladhuri
ʾAḥmad Ibn Yaḥyā al-Balādhurī Arabic (أحمد بن يحيى بن جابر البلاذري) was a 9th-century Persian historian. One of the eminent middle-eastern historians of his age, he spent most of his life in Baghdad ...
Ezzat Negahban
Ezatollah Negahban (Persian: عزت‌الله نگهبان‎, March 1, 1926 – 2 February 2009) was an Iranian archaeologist known as the father of Iranian modern archaeology.
Prof. Ezat O. Negahban w...
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Abul-Fazl Bayhaqi
Abu'l-Fadl Bayhaqī (Persian: ابوالفضل بیهقی‎, Ibn Zeyd ibn Muhammad Abul-Fazl Mohammad ibn Hossein ibn Soleyman Ayyoub Ansari Evesi Khazimi Bayhaqī Shafe'i), was a Persian historian and author...
Muhammad bin Ali Rawandi
Muhammad bin Ali Rawandi (Persian: محمدبن علی راوندی‎), was a Persian historian who wrote the Rahat al-sudur wa ayat al-surur during the fall of the Great Seljuk Empire and the subsequent invasi...
Homa Katouzian
Homa Katouzian, (born Homayoun Katouzian, Persian: همايون کاتوزیان ‎, on 17 November 1942 in Tehran) is an economist, historian, political scientist and literary critic, with a special interest...
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Azartash Azarnoush
Azartash Azarnoush (Persian: آذرتاش آذرنوش‎, born 1937) is a linguist and scholar of Iran.Born in 1937 in Qom, he holds two Ph.D degrees from France. He specializes in Arabic literature.He is a ...