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May, 14, 1900 A.D.:
First Iranian Competes In Olympics

The first Iranian to compete at Olympic Games was Fereydoun Malkom, a fencer who participated in 1900 Summer Olympics in France. He was disqualified during the first round (14-15 May). In Paris Games, 76 fencers from 19 nations competed. Iran, Haiti and Peru were not recognized by IOC due to the fac... Read Full Article:

May, 14, 1967 A.D.:
Iran National Paykan Factory Inaugurated

Iran National was founded by Ahmad Khayami, with registered in the capital of 100,000,000 Rls, on August 29, 1962 Aliakbar Khayami, Ahmad Khayami, Mahmoud Khayami, Marzieh Khayami and Zahra Seyedy Dashty, in Ekbatan world in Tehran. The Paykan (Persian: پيکان‎ meaning Arrow) was the first Ir... Read Full Article:

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