Iranian Revolution
The Iranian Revolution (also known as the Islamic Revolution or the 1979 Revolution; Persian: انقلاب اسلامی, Enghelābe Eslāmi or انقلاب بیست و دو بهمن) refers to events involving the overthrow of the ...
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Hossein Shams
Hossein Shams (Persian: حسین شمس‎, born 6 April 1961) is an Iranian futsal coach.
Political thought and legacy of Khomeini
The Political thought and legacy of Grand Ayatollah Seyyed Ruhollah Mustafavi Khomeini refers to the impact of the religious and political ideas of that leader of the Iranian Revolution, one of the ma...
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Varuzh Karim-Masihi
Varuzh Karim-Masihi (Persian: واروژ کریم مسیحی‎, born 1953 in Arak, Iran) is an Iranian - Armenian film director, film editor and screenplay writer.
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Mohammad Ali Araki
Mohammad Ali Araki (1894 in Arak – 24 November 1994 in Qom) was an Iranian Twelver Shi'a Marja.
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Mostafa Azizi
Mostafa Azizi (Persian: مصطفی عزیزی) (born September 20, 1962) is an Iranian Television producer and screenwriter.
Azizi was born in Arak. A graduate of theoretical economics from Tehran Universit...
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History of political Islam in Iran
The history of Islamic Principlism in Iran covers the history of Islamic revivalism and the rise of political Islam in modern Iran. Today, there are basically three types of Islam in Iran: traditional...
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Forough Azarakhshi
Forough Āzarakhsh'i (Persian: فروغ آذرخشی‎ 1904 in Arak, Iran – 1963 in Mashhad (?), Iran) established the first elementary and secondary schools for girls in the religious city of Mashhad...
Yervand Manaryan
Yervand Manaryan (Armenian: Երվանդ Մանարյան; born September 20, 1924) is an Iranian-born Armenian actor.Manaryan was born in Arak, Iran in 1924 in a family from Agulis, Nakhichevan. In 1946 his fa...
Khadijeh Saqafi
Khadijeh Saqafi (a. k. a. Ghods Iran Saqafi) (1913 – 21 March 2009) was the wife of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, the leader of the 1979 Iranian Revolution. Saqafi was known as the "mother of the Islam...
Jahangir Razmi
Jahangir Razmi (Persian: جهانگیر رزمی‎) (b. December 16, 1947 in Arak, Iran) is an award-winning Iranian photographer and the author of the entry that won the 1980 Pulitzer Prize for Spot News P...
Mohsen Sadr
Mohsen Sadr (1866 – 19 October 1962) was a Prime Minister of Iran.He was born in Mahallat in Markazi in 1866 as the son of Seyyed Hossein 'Fakhr ol-Zakerin', a wealthy clergyman, by a daughter of Hajj...
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Ruhollah Khomeini
Ruhollah Moosavi Khomeini (Persian: روح‌الله خمینی‎, [ruːholˈlɑːhe χomeiˈniː], 24 September 1902 – 3 June 1989) was an Iranian religious leader, revolutionary, politician, and leader of the...
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Ghaem Magham Farahani
Mirza Abolghasem Ghaem Magham Farahani (Persian: میرزا ابوالقاسم قائم مقام فراهانی‎) or Mirza Abu'l-Qasim Farahani Qá'im Maqam (1779 – June 28, 1835, Negarestan Garden, Tehran) was an Iran...
Amir Kabir
Mirza Taghi Khan Farahani (Persian: میرزا تقی‌خان فراهانی‎) known as Amir Kabir (Persian: امیرکبیر‎) (1807 - 10 January 1852), also known by the titles of Atabak and Amir-e Nezam; chief mi...
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Islamic Government: Governance of the Jurist
Velayat-e faqih (Persian: ولایت فقیه‎, velāyat-e faqīh), also known as Islamic Government (Persian: حکومت اسلامی‎, Hokumat-i Eslami), is a book by the Iranian Shia Muslim cleric and revolu...
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Abolfazl Jalili
Abolfazl Jalili (Persian: ابوالفضل جلیلی ‎, born 1957 in Saveh, Iran) is an internationally acclaimed Iranian film director. He belongs to the Iranian new wave movement.Jalili studied directing...
Islam and Revolution
Islam and Revolution is a two volume set of writings by Ayatollah/Imam Ruhollah Khomeini, which contain a collection of his speeches and writings.
The first volume covers the years 1941 to 1980, a...
Behjat Sadr
Behjat Sadr (Persian: بهجت صدر‎, 1924 - 11 August 2009) was an Iranian painter whose works have been exhibited in major cities across the world, such as New York, Paris, and Rome. She was born t...
Mausoleum of Khomeini
The Mausoleum of Ayatollah Khomeini houses the tomb of Ruhollah Khomeini, his wife Khadijeh Saqafi, his second son Ahmad Khomeini who died in 1995 and also Sadeq Tabatabaei. It is located to the south...
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Mahmoud Shokraye
Mahmoud Shokraye is an Iranian cartoonist. He is most famous in English-speaking world for being sentenced to 25 lashes for a caricature he drew for a newspaper of a local member of parliament for the...
Mansour Bahrami
Mansour Bahrami (Persian: منصور بهرامی‎) (born April 26, 1956) is a professional tennis player. He has held dual French and Iranian nationality since 1989. While only moderately successful on th...
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Hossein Askari
Hossein Askari (Persian: حسین عسگری ‎, born March 23, 1975 in Khomein) is an Iranian professional racing cyclist, currently riding for Tabriz Petrochemical Cycling Team.
Askari tested posi...
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Morteza-Qoli Bayat
Morteza Gholi Bayat (Mortezā Qoli Bayāt, aka Sahām al-Soltān, 1890-1958) was a Prime Minister of Iran.Born in Arak, Iran into a family of Irans' ancient tribal nobility, Chieftains of the Bayat tribe,...
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Council of the Islamic Revolution
The Council of the Islamic Revolution (Persian: شورای انقلاب اسلامی, Showra-ye Enghelāb Eslāmi) was a group formed by Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini to manage the Iranian Revolution on 12 January 1979, s...
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