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13 Year Old Becomes Last Qajar King... 22/11/1909 History
After 5 months of political chaos, the high council of the constitutional monarchy stripped Mohammad Ali Shah off his powers as king due to his neglig...View Details»

Majlis Second Term Begins... 15/11/1909 History
Parliamentary elections were held for the second time in Persia in 1909. The Social Democratic Party won 48% of the seats, whilst the Democratic Party...View Details»

Ahmad Qajar Leaves Russian Embassy... 23/07/1909 History
At the peak of the Constitutional Monarchy Movement, Mojahedin reached Tehran by July, 1909 and defeated Cossack forces of Colonel Liakhoff. Mohammad ...View Details»

Shah Seeks Refuge At Russian Embassy... 16/07/1909 History
Mohammad Ali Shah had lost all local support. His last hope was the Russian military to suppress the Constitutional Monarchy Movement. After a long si...View Details»

Regulations For Second Parliament Elections... 01/07/1909 History
Regulations For Second Iranian Majlis (Parliament) Elections Second election regulations also called 2 phase elections were approved according to whi...View Details»

American Teacher Killed In Tabriz... 19/04/1909 History
Howard Baskerville was an American teacher in the Presbyterian mission school in Tabriz when he decided to join the Constitutional Revolution Movement...View Details»

British Persian Petroleum Company Registered... 14/04/1909 History
A year after exploring rich oil reserves in Masjed-e-Soleyman in 1908, William Knox D'Arcy registered the British Persian petroleum company in London....View Details»

Yepram Khan Leads The Uprising... 13/02/1909 History
Mohammad Ali Shah's shelling the parliament with cannons instigated people from all around Iran to join revolutionary forces. Yeprem khan, originally ...View Details»