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The Day After Operation TP-AJAX... 20/08/1953 History
TP-AJAX Code name for a covert CIA/MI6 backed military coup that toppled the democratic regime of Dr. Mosaddegh on Aug, 19, 1953 and restored Pahlavi ...View Details»

CIA-assisted coup overthrows government of Iran ... 19/08/1953 History
The Iranian military, with the support and financial assistance of the United States government, overthrows the government of Premier Mohammed Mosadde...View Details»

CIA Backed Coup Topples Mosaddegh... 19/08/1953 History
Kim Roosevelt, the grandson of Theodore Roosevelt was on a mission for CIA when he arrived in Tehran on Aug, 8, 1953, 16 days before the shameful oper...View Details»

Iran 1953: US Envoy to Baghdad Suggested to Fleeing Shah He Not Acknow... 17/08/1953 History
*** U.S. Ambassador to Tehran Loy W. Henderson (1951-1954). (Photo courtesy of the Library of Congress) Iran 1953: US Envoy to Baghdad Suggested to Fl...View Details»

Shah Dismisses The Prime Minister... 13/08/1953 History
Shah had totally lost control and was already taking orders from outside while signing a decree dismissing the popular Prime Minister Mosaddegh and re...View Details»

Iranian parliamentary dissolution referendum, 1953... 04/08/1953 Media
Iranian people go to the polls. Iranian parliamentary dissolution referendum, 1953 4 August Mosaddeq approached the Tudeh Party still more closely....View Details»

Unseen images of the 1953 Iran coup – in pictures | World news | The G... 02/08/1953 Media
2 August 1953 The Russian ambassador, Anatoly Lavrentiev, arrived in Tehran on 26 July and met with Iran’s prime minister, Mohammad Mosaddeq, on 28 J...View Details»