Murder of Naser-al-Din, Shah of Persia (20 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

The Shah of Persia, Naser-al-Din, is assassinated by a supporter of pan-Islamic unity, while he is praying at a shrine.

Citation:
Editors. "Murder of Naser-al-Din, Shah of Persia". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=19188, accessed 08 December 2016.]