Find out more about the greatest Iranian Political Leaders, including Ali Khamenei, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Hassan Rouhani, Mohammad Mosaddegh and Rezā Shāh.
Ali KhameneiAli Khamenei
17 July 1939
Supreme Leader of Iran
Mahmoud AhmadinejadMahmoud Ahmadinejad
28 October 1956
President of Iran

Hassan RouhaniHassan Rouhani
12 November 1948
7th President of Iran

Mohammad MosaddeghMohammad Mosaddegh
16 June 1882
Political Leader

Akbar Hashemi RafsanjaniAkbar Hashemi Rafsanjani
25 August 1934
Former President of Iran

Rezā ShāhRezā Shāh
15 March 1878
Political figure
Farah PahlaviFarah Pahlavi
14 October 1938
Shahbanu

ZerubbabelZerubbabel
Governor

Naser al-Din Shah QajarNaser al-Din Shah Qajar
16 July 1831
King
Mohammad KhatamiMohammad Khatami
29 September 1943
Philosopher, Politician, Librarian, Writer

Shapur IShapur I
0215 AD
Military commander
Tahmasp ITahmasp I
22 February 1514
Political leader

Nizam al-MulkNizam al-Mulk
10 April 1018
scientist, writer

Ardashir IArdashir I
0180 AD
 

Abolhassan BanisadrAbolhassan Banisadr
22 March 1933
Politician, Economist

Moshe KatsavMoshe Katsav
05 December 1945
President , Politician 
Mohammad Bagher GhalibafMohammad Bagher Ghalibaf
23 August 1961
politician

Musa al-SadrMusa al-Sadr
15 April 1928
politician, theologian, Akhoond

Masoud BarzaniMasoud Barzani
16 August 1946
Politician

Aga Khan IAga Khan I
1804 AD
Governor
Shapur IIShapur II
0309 AD
Military commander

Rashid-al-Din HamadaniRashid-al-Din Hamadani
1247 AD
Leader
CyaxaresCyaxares
0625 BC
King

Mehdi BazarganMehdi Bazargan
01 September 1907
politician, engineer

Mir-Hossein MousaviMir-Hossein Mousavi
02 March 1942
Politician
Fazlollah ZahediFazlollah Zahedi
17 April 1892
Politician

Mithridates I of ParthiaMithridates I of Parthia
0195 BC
Politician
Hadi KhosroshahiHadi Khosroshahi
07 December 1938
Diplomat

Amir KabirAmir Kabir
09 January 1807
politician, diplomat

Bahram VBahram V
0400 AD
King
Mohammad MirmohammadiMohammad Mirmohammadi
07 December 1948
Politician

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Sadegh GhotbzadehSadegh Ghotbzadeh
1936 AD
Politician
Mohammad BeheshtiMohammad Beheshti
24 October 1928
Jurist

Malik Shah IMalik Shah I
08 August 1055
Sultan

Fatemeh RahbarFatemeh Rahbar
1964 AD
Politician

Hossein SheikholeslamHossein Sheikholeslam
29 November 1952
Politician
Bahram IBahram I
King
Ahmad QavamAhmad Qavam
02 January 1873
Politician

Jafar Sharif-EmamiJafar Sharif-Emami
17 June 1912
Politician

Hossein FatemiHossein Fatemi
10 February 1917
Scholar

Mehdi KarroubiMehdi Karroubi
26 September 1937
Politician
Hashem Bathaie GolpayeganiHashem Bathaie Golpayegani
1941 AD
Politician

Mohammad-Reza RahchamaniMohammad-Reza Rahchamani
02 December 1955
Physician

Hushang AnsaryHushang Ansary
01 January 1926
Politician, Businessperson, Diplomat, Entrepreneur

Hamid KahramHamid Kahram
1958 AD
Politician

Mohammad Kazem ShariatmadariMohammad Kazem Shariatmadari
05 January 1906
Cleric
Sogdianus of PersiaSogdianus of Persia
King

Haj Ali RazmaraHaj Ali Razmara
30 March 1901
Military officer
Mohammad-Taqi BaharMohammad-Taqi Bahar
10 December 1886
Poet

Ardashir IIArdashir II
0309 AD
King

Pharnabazus IIPharnabazus II
0435 AD
Statesman
Zia ol Din TabatabaeeZia ol Din Tabatabaee
31 May 1889
Politician

Imad al-DawlaImad al-Dawla
0892 AD
Būyid ruler
Mohammed MossadeghMohammed Mossadegh
16 June 1882
Politician

Mohammad Javad BahonarMohammad Javad Bahonar
05 September 1933
Theologian

Sadeq KhalkhaliSadeq Khalkhali
27 July 1926
Justice

Cambyses I of AnshanCambyses I of Anshan
0600 BC
King

Shahpur BakhtiarShahpur Bakhtiar
26 June 1914
Prime Minister