Assassination and burial of Shapur Bakhtiar

Bakhtiar’s mother died when he was seven years old. His father was executed by Reza Shah in 1934 while Shapour was studying in Paris.He attended elementary school in Shahr-e Kord and then secondary school, first in Isfahan and later in Beirut, where he received his high school diploma from a French school. He attended Beirut University for two years.