Victory of the Islamic Revolution ‑ Iran

Event Name Victory of the Islamic Revolution - Iran
Start Date 11th Feb 2017 12:00am
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The Iranian Revolution (also known as the Islamic Revolution or the 1979 Revolution) refers to events involving the overthrow of thePahlavi dynasty under Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi, who was supported by the United States and its eventual replacement with an Islamic republic under the Grand Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, the leader of the revolution, supported by various leftist and Islamic organisations and Iranian student movements.

Source: Wikipedia