International Journal of Business and Social Science

ISSN 2219-1933 (Print), 2219-6021 (Online) DOI: 10.30845/ijbss

Situation of Farmanfarma Family during Seyed Ziaeddin Tabatabai's Government
Parham Hakimian, Dr. Ghobad Mansoorbakht

Regarding the evolutions of contemporary history of Iran, always we face the name of Abdolhossein Mirza Farmanfarma and his elder sons and totally Farmanfarma family. Consequently, it encouraged us to study how this family empowered and what was their function during their life and the role of this family in Evolutions of Iran. Due to ever increasing power and political influence, Farmanfarma clan had special position among politicians and even Shah and Clerics, so that they had a unique authority for making major changes in Iran, to the extent that Prince Nosrat Dowleh Firouz Mirza (circa) 1859 the his elder son was nominated for leading the coup-d'├ętat and being prime minister on behalf of British Government. But, due to political and international condition after the World War 1, and deep differences between the ambassadors of British Government, British military commander and the Secretary of state, finally Seyed Zia along with Reza Khan were selected for this purpose. Within the 100-day government of Seyed Zia, major events have happened causing deep differences between Farmanfarma family and British Government so that they were not supported by British Government any more. In this study it is tried to study that the events and relations between Seyed Zia with Farmanfarma Family and consequences.

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