less seen photos of Gholamreza Takhti

Popularly nicknamed Jahān Pahlevān (“The World Champion”) because of his chivalrous behavior and sportsmanship , he was the most popular athlete of homeland in the 20th century, although dozens of persian athletes have won more international medals than he did.





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  1. چرا عُمر دُراج و طاووس کوتاه بود ولی زاغ و کرکس زی یند در درازا
    ( در مراسم شب چهلم جهان پهلوان 1346 در ابن بابویه این شعر بر پلاکاردی بچشم میخورد)