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The plan to make TehrAn the capital, first thought of by the Zands, was carried out by Agha Mohammad KhAne Qajar, who in the year 1785 A.D., proclaimed it his capital and bestowed on it the title of DAr ol KhelAfeh (the house of the caliphate).
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Former national anthem was Imperial Salute
Celebration of the Iranian new year, the first day of Spring
Designed to replace Mehrabad International Airport
3,596 km. Iraq / Turkey / Iran / Syria
1,950 km. Turkey / Iraq / Syria / Iran
177 m high. 480 m long. Karun River
200 m high. 380 m long. Karun River
India, Iran, Singapore, Bangladesh. Blasphemy
Tehran, Iran. Published in Farsi
Largest cemetery in Iran, Ayatollah Khomeini buried here
Named after a famous scholar of Shia Islam
Many giants of art and culture buried here
Established in 1925 - dissolution in 1979. The Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini lead the Islamic Revolution overthrowing the Shah.
Conquered by Seljuq dynasty, 963 - 1212
Moved to Mashhad, 1598 - 1736
Captured by Alexander the Great and incorporated into Macedonian Empire, 515 BC - 331 BC
Moved to Antioch, 305 BC - 240 BC
Moved to Tehran in the Qajar dynasty, 1750 - 1794
Full title 'Sei Personaggi in Cerca d'Autore(Six Characters in Search of an Author)'.