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The Persian Constitutional Revolution (also Constitutional Revolution of Iran) against the despotic rule of the last Qajar Shah started in 1905 and lasted until 1911. It led to the establishment of a parliament in Persia. The Qajar dynasty was the ruling family of Persia from 1796 to 1925. ... Shah is an Iranian term (Persian and Kurdish) for king, and has also been adopted in many other languages. ... 1905 (MCMV) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... 1911 (MCMXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (click on link for calendar). ... مجلس شورای اسلامی - The Majles; Irans Parliament. ... Motto: Independence, freedom, the Islamic Republic (Persian: Esteqlāl, āzādÄ«, jomhÅ«rÄ«-ye eslāmÄ«) Anthem: SorÅ«d-e MellÄ«-e Īrān Capital Tehran Largest city Tehran Official language(s) Persian (Western Farsi[1]) Government Supreme Leader President Islamic republic Ali Khamenei Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Revolution Declared Against Reza...


The movement, however, did not end with the Revolution and was followed by the Constitutionalist movement of Gilan. Mirza Kuchek, the leader of the movement. ...


People like Sardar Assad, Sattar Khan and Bagher Khan and cities like Tabriz played significant roles in this movement. . Sattar Khan (1868 - November 9, 1914) was born in the north-west Persian (Iranian) city of Tabriz. ... Tabriz City Hall, built in 1895, by Arfaol molk, with the aid of German engineers. ...


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Persian Constitutional Revolution - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (124 words)
The Persian Constitutional Revolution (also Constitutional Revolution of Iran) against the despotic rule of the last Qajar Shah started in 1905 and lasted until 1911.
It led to the establishment of a parliament in Persia.
The movement, however, did not end with the Revolution and was followed by the Constitutionalist movement of Gilan.
Iranica.com - GREAT BRITAIN (4958 words)
After the outbreak of the Constitutional Revolution in Persia, the British desire for cooperation with Russia placed the Foreign Office in London on a collision course with the Persian nationalist and constitutionalist reformers, many of whom initially looked to Britain for diplomatic assistance in countering overt Russian support for the Persian autocracy.
Groups within the Persian opposition, still regarding Britain as Russia's traditional regional foe, were turning to British diplomatic staff in that country for support, particularly in light of the Russian legation's overt encouragement of the shah to resist the opposition's demands.
The society was co-founded by the president of the Persia Committee, the Conservative Lord Lamington, and the Persian representative in London, Mehdi Khan Moæir-al-Molk.
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