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Coronation of Shapour I, The Second Sassanid Emperor ... 12/04/240 History
Shapur I (also spelled Shabuhr I; Middle Persian: ...View Details»

Mir Mahmoud Forces Defeated In Qazvin... 12/04/1723 History
After the fall of the Safavi dynasty and capture of capital Isfahan, crown prince Tahmasp Mirza fled to Qazvin and proclaimed king with crown name Sha...View Details»

Veresk Bridge Inaugurated... 12/04/1936 History
The Veresk Bridge is a marvel of engineering in Iran. Constructions began in Nov, 1934, and the bridge was constructed mostly by Germans before World ...View Details»

Iran–Turkmenistan Friendship Dam Inauguration... 12/04/2005 History
The Iran–Turkmenistan Friendship Dam was officially opened on April, 12 2005. The Iranian President Mohammad Khatami and Turkmenistan leader Saparmura...View Details»

Explosion In Shiraz Mosque... 12/04/2008 History
(Wikipedia) - The 2008 Shiraz bombing was an April 12, 2008 explosion that occurred during prayers at the Hosseinieh Seyyed al-Shohada Mosque in the s...View Details»

The decline of Iran’s Blogestan ... 12/04/2014 History
By Fred Petrossian, Arash Abadpour and Mahsa Alimardani April 11 Iran became a “nation of bloggers” between early 2000 and 2009, as a vibrant, divers...View Details»

Football: Iran Climb Up in World Ranking ... 12/04/2014 History
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Islamic Republic of Iran has climbed five positions in new edition of the FIFA rankings to land in the 37th spot in the world. Acco...View Details»

Russia begins S-300 sales to Iran, deal to be completed by yearend - R... 12/04/2016 History
*** © Donat Sorokin/TASS MOSCOW, April 11. /TASS/. Russia has started sales of S-300 systems to Iran. The deal is to be completed by the end of the y...View Details»

Duane ‘Dewey’ Clarridge, CIA official enmeshed in Iran-contra affair, ... 12/04/2016 History
By Martin Weil Duane R. “Dewey” Clarridge, a CIA operative and official of dash, daring and swagger who helped establish and headed the agency’s cou...View Details»

Italian PM in Tehran with large delegation ... 12/04/2016 History
Italy’s Prime Minister Matteo Renzi is in Iran for a two-day visit at the head of a large delegation to upgrade relations which have been warming foll...View Details»