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Balash Was Elected King... 05/04/52 History
Balash was elected king from among many rival princes by Mehestan. Balash chose his brother Tirdad as the king of Armenia. This action angered the Rom...View Details»

Jalal al-Din Khwarazm-Shah Defeats Mongols at The Battle of Parwan ... 05/04/1221 History
The Battle of Parwan was fought between sultan Jalal ad-Din Mingburnu of the Khwarezmid Empire and the Mongols in 1221. Battle Following the Mongol in...View Details»

Ottomans Invade Iranian Territory... 05/04/1578 History
After 23 years of peace, the Ottoman army entered Kafkas area and in multiple battles captured around 590,000 km.sq of the Iranian territory. Tbilisi ...View Details»

Earthquake Devastates Boinzahra... 05/04/1913 History
More than 1200 residents of Boinzahra were killed in an earthquake that turned the city into rubble. In 1962 another earthquake took place in the same...View Details»

Mohammad Ali Shah Dies In Italy... 05/04/1925 History
Mohammad Ali Shah of Qajar dynasty died in Italy at the age of 54. He had been diagnosed with diabetes. He ascended the throne after the death of his ...View Details»

Iranian Celebrities of the Year in the World of Technology ... 05/04/2014 History
Sixteen Iranian researchers break new grounds in science and technology During the Iranian calendar year, 1392 (March 21, 2013 to March 21, 2014), the...View Details»

Negareh: Iran is 2014's surprise tourism hit ... 05/04/2014 History
By Lizzie Porter1: 01 Apr 2014 Tour operators have seen a significant rise in bookings for holidays to Iran, as improved relations with the West and a...View Details»

U.N. Climate Panel Issues Dire Warning of Threat to Global Food Supply... 05/04/2014 History
The United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has issued its most dire warning yet about how greenhouse gases have driven up global t...View Details»