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What is the Ayatollah's title?

Ayatollah IS a title. For example, Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini's name is Ruhollah Khomeini and his position/title is Ayatollah. the term Ayatollah comes from the Arabic "ayat" (sign) "Allah" (God) which makes the Ayatollah, the Sign of God. Ayatollahs are highly-regarded… Full Answer

Name famous leaders of Iran?

Iran has been a kingdom and the kings have been many. After the revolution in 1979 Iran has had two leaders of the Islamic. Seyyed Ruhollah Khomeini and Seyed Ali Khamenei. Full Answer

Who are the Ayatollahs of Iran?

There are a total of 14 great ayatollahs the most known khomeini Ruhollah Khomeini, who leaded the Iranian revolution Hoessein-Ali Montazeri, one of the biggest dirtlayers of the Iranian revolution, from 1989 he was an opponent of ayatollah Khomeini and… Full Answer

Who demanded the return of the shah in 1979?

The Iranian government led by Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini ordered the United States to return the Shah to Iran after his surgery so that he could be tried (and certainly executed). The United States made clear that it would not send… Full Answer

Who is a past ruler of Iran?

Iran has existed for nearly 6000 years and has had numerous rulers in that time. They can all be found at the Related Link below. The three most recent rulers of Iran were Supreme Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, Shah Mohammed Reza… Full Answer