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January, 19, 1629 A.D.:
Shah Abbas Dies

Shah Abbas of Safavi dynasty died in Behshahr at the age of 58. He was given the title "The Great" for modernizing Iranian army and pushing back great enemies like Uzbeks and Ottomans extending the national borders from Tigris to Indus. Yet, there's another side of the coin; he was very brutal. Ev... Read Full Article:

January, 19, 1944 A.D.:
Iran Cuts Ties With Saudi Arabia

After an unfortunate incident in which an Iranian pilgrim was executed during pilgrimage, Iran officially cut diplomatic ties with Saudi Arabia. Eye witnesses reported that in Dec, 1943, Abutaleb Yazdi, the 22 year old Iranian Haji suddenly got sick while doing the traditional tour around Kaaba. It ... Read Full Article:

January, 19, 1981 A.D.:
Iran-US Sign Algiers Accords

(Wikipedia) - The Algiers Accords of January 19, 1981, were brokered by the Algerian government between the United States and Iran to resolve the Iran hostage crisis. The crisis arose from the takeover of the American embassy in Tehran on November 4, 1979, and the taking hostage of the American staf... Read Full Article:

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