Murder of Naser-al-Din, Shah of Persia

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Historical Context Note

The Shah of Persia, Naser-al-Din, is assassinated by a supporter of pan-Islamic unity, while he is praying at a shrine.
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Editors. "Murder of Naser-al-Din, Shah of Persia". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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