Ruhollah Khomeini

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Person.png Ruhollah Khomeini   IMDB Website WikiquoteRdf-icon.png
Born1902-09-24
Khomeyn, Persian Empire
Died1989-06-03 (Age 86)
Tehran, Iran
NationalityIranian
Alma materQom Seminary
ReligionUsuli
Children • Mostafa
• Zahra
• Sadiqeh
• Farideh
• Ahmad
SpouseKhadijeh Saqafi
Perpetrator ofOctober surprise
PartyIslamic Republican Party

Employment.png Supreme Leader of Iran

In office
3 December 1979 - 3 June 1989
Succeeded byAli Khamenei

 

An event carried out

EventDateLocationDescription
October surprise1980USA secret deal which offered the Iranians weapons in return for their preventing the release of the US embassy hostages before the 1980 US presidential election.


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