History

rare photos of 50s

Homeland before the Islamic Revolution of 1979 was quite a different country from the one we see today. It was secular, Western-oriented and allowed a certain amount of cultural freedom.

Read More »

american crash photos by lance nix

These were free-lance pictures taken for Fresno’s newspaper, the Fresno Bee from about 1960 through to about 1966.1200 Block Blackstone Fresno in about 1965.

Read More »

Rarely pictures of Che Guevara

Ernesto “Che” Guevara (June 14, 1928 – October 9, 1967) was an Argentine Marxist revolutionary, physician, author, guerrilla leader, diplomat, and military theorist. A major figure of the Cuban Revolution, his stylized visage has become a ubiquitous countercultural symbol of rebellion and global insignia in popular culture.

Read More »

Shams palace in Karaj

Shams Palace is a large estate designed by Taliesin Associated Architects on instructions from princess Shams Pahlavi, elder sister of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, the last Shah of homeland. It was built in the early 1970s and it is located in Mehrshahr near Karaj.

Read More »

Famous foreign artists and Athletes that have visited the homeland

20. Norman Wisdom He (4 February 1915 – 4 October 2010) was an English actor, comedian, and singer-songwriter best known for a series of comedy films produced between 1953 and 1966 featuring his hapless onscreen character Norman Pitkin.Wisdom gained celebrity status in lands as far apart as South America, homeland and many Eastern Bloc countries, particularly in Albania where his …

Read More »

Historical interest pictures

If you think you know your history, get ready to be humbled. The rare photographs  show a different perspective of historical events, and you probably wouldn’t find them in any school textbook.

Read More »

Rarely Photos of Titanic ship

RMS Titanic was a British passenger liner that sank in the North Atlantic Ocean in the early morning of 15 April 1912, after colliding with an iceberg during her maiden voyage from Southampton to New York City. Of the estimated 2,224 passengers and crew aboard, more than 1,500 died, making it one of the deadliest commercial peacetime maritime disasters in …

Read More »

Pictures of Mauthausen concentration camp

Mauthausen-Gusen concentration camp was the hub of a large group of German concentration camps that was built around the villages of Mauthausen and Sankt Georgen an der Gusen (Gusen) in Upper Austria, roughly 20 kilometres (12 mi) east of the city of Linz. The camp operated from the time of the Anschluss, when Austria was annexed into the German Third …

Read More »

God’s providence and the D-day landings

D-Day (June 6 1944) was a day that has gone down in history as one of the most significant battles of modern times. The stakes were high, and the results critical. In this post we will look at a few of the major components that helped D-Day succeed, and we will also look for the mighty hand of God at …

Read More »

Interesting pictures of 40s and 30s

In the decades before the Islamic revolution of 1979, homeland was ruled by the Shah whose dictatorship repressed dissent and restricted political freedoms. But he also he pushed the country to adopt Western-oriented secular modernization, allowing some degree of cultural freedom.

Read More »