Mozaffar ad-Din Shah Qajar

1853 - 1907

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Mozaffar ad-Din Shah Qajar (Persian: مظفرالدین شاه قاجار, romanized: Mozaffar ad-Din Ŝāh-e Qājār; 25 March 1853 – 3 January 1907), was the fifth Qajar shah (king) of Iran, reigning from 1896 until his death in 1907. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mozaffar ad-Din Shah Qajar has received more than 541,426 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Mozaffar ad-Din Shah Qajar is the 3,124th most popular politician (up from 3,527th in 2019), the 122nd most popular biography from Iran (up from 128th in 2019) and the 71st most popular Iranian Politician.

Mozaffar ad-din shah qajar is most famous for being the ruler of Persia from 17 July 1909 to 16 October 1925. He was a member of the Qajar dynasty and was the son of the previous ruler, Mohammad Ali Shah.

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Among politicians, Mozaffar ad-Din Shah Qajar ranks 3,124 out of 19,576Before him are Neriglissar, Sophonisba, Hisham II, Maria Anna of Spain, Diosdado Macapagal, and Claude Louis Hector de Villars. After him are Kato Svanidze, Stefan the First-Crowned, U of Goryeo, Prokopis Pavlopoulos, Joachim II Hector, Elector of Brandenburg, and Archduke Friedrich, Duke of Teschen.

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Among people born in 1853, Mozaffar ad-Din Shah Qajar ranks 16Before him are Aleksei Brusilov, José Martí, Vladimir Solovyov, Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna of Russia, Ferdinand Hodler, and Errico Malatesta. After him are Hussein Kamel of Egypt, Princess Thyra of Denmark, Oskar Potiorek, Hans Christian Gram, Franz I, Prince of Liechtenstein, and Alphonse Bertillon. Among people deceased in 1907, Mozaffar ad-Din Shah Qajar ranks 17Before him are Giosuè Carducci, Pierre Janssen, Robert I, Duke of Parma, Asaph Hall, Joseph Joachim, and Jean Casimir-Perier. After him are Kato Svanidze, Princess Clémentine of Orléans, Paula Modersohn-Becker, Marcellin Berthelot, Ilia Chavchavadze, and Frederick I, Grand Duke of Baden.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Mozaffar ad-Din Shah Qajar ranks 122 out of 631Before him are Haji Bektash Veli (1209), Bardiya (-580), Karim Khan Zand (1705), Narges Mohammadi (1972), Arses of Persia (-360), and Mehran Karimi Nasseri (1942). After him are Abbas III (1732), Sasan (200), Vologases I of Parthia (1), Sultan Husayn (1668), Tahmasp II (1704), and Istakhri (850).

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Among politicians born in Iran, Mozaffar ad-Din Shah Qajar ranks 71Before him are Qazi Muhammad (1893), Yazdegerd II (500), Mohammad Shah Qajar (1808), Bardiya (-580), Karim Khan Zand (1705), and Arses of Persia (-360). After him are Abbas III (1732), Vologases I of Parthia (1), Sultan Husayn (1668), Tahmasp II (1704), Istakhri (850), and Artavasdes II of Armenia (-100).