Shams Pahlavi

1917 - 1996

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Shams Pahlavi (Persian: شمس پهلوی‎; (1917-10-28)28 October 1917 – (1996-02-29)29 February 1996) was an Iranian royal of the Pahlavi dynasty, who was the elder sister of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, the last Shah of Iran. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shams Pahlavi has received more than 222,366 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Shams Pahlavi is the 7,406th most popular politician (up from 7,517th in 2019), the 193rd most popular biography from Iran and the 106th most popular Iranian Politician.

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Among politicians, Shams Pahlavi ranks 7,406 out of 15,710Before her are Floris I, Count of Holland, Odoardo Farnese, Hereditary Prince of Parma, Gertrude of Saxony, Dragoș, Voivode of Moldavia, Zhou Yongkang, and Ali ibn Hammud al-Nasir. After her are Leszek II the Black, Tudor Vladimirescu, Elisabetta Gonzaga, Arturo Frondizi, Kashyapa, and Isaac Komnenos.

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Among people born in 1917, Shams Pahlavi ranks 121Before her are Phaedon Gizikis, Paul Frère, Yakov Pavlov, Samael Aun Weor, Ann Rutherford, and Knut Haugland. After her are Infanta Alicia, Duchess of Calabria, Džemal Bijedić, June Allyson, Donald Davidson, Robert Conquest, and Đỗ Mười. Among people deceased in 1996, Shams Pahlavi ranks 93Before her are Lo Wei, Karl Rappan, Ben Johnson, Jack Churchill, Jo Van Fleet, and Idries Shah. After her are Hans Blumenberg, Annabella, Dan Flavin, Leo Joseph Suenens, Amos Tversky, and Neelam Sanjiva Reddy.

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Among people born in Iran, Shams Pahlavi ranks 193 out of 463Before her are Farrokhroo Parsa (1922), Googoosh (1950), Sati Beg (1300), Ali Daei (1969), Mohammad-Hossein Shahriar (1906), and Shihab al-Din 'Umar al-Suhrawardi (1145). After her are Shahrokh Shah (1734), Mandane of Media (-584), Apama (-400), Daqiqi (1000), Fazlollah Zahedi (1897), and Azarmidokht (null).

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Among politicians born in Iran, Shams Pahlavi ranks 106Before her are Shutruk-Nakhunte (-1300), Zakariya al-Qazwini (1203), Phriapatius (-290), Orodes III of Parthia (-100), Farrokhroo Parsa (1922), and Sati Beg (1300). After her are Shahrokh Shah (1734), Mandane of Media (-584), Apama (-400), Fazlollah Zahedi (1897), Azarmidokht (null), and Lotf Ali Khan (1769).