History

Persian Cat Show in Chicago

The Persian cat is a long-haired breed of cat characterized by its round face and short muzzle. It is also known as the Persian Longhair. In Middle East they are widely known as persian cat and in homeland they are known as Shirazi cat. We are sharing with you a historical photo essay of a 1941 Persian cat show in …

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The Reconstruction of London

For many, photographs from the devastation have only been seen in grainy black and white. But now, new color images have emerged that show the full horror of the destruction inflicted by enemies towards London. The powerful images were released to mark the 70th anniversary of the launch of the then prime minister of England.The genesis for the campaign began …

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Amazing Photos from Hajj 1953

Catch a glimpse of how it was like to perform Hajj in 1953. Though this was only just over 60 years ago, a lot has changed mainly due to the increase in the number of pilgrims going to perform Hajj.

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Rare photos of mohammad reza shah pahlavi

Mohammad Reza was the eldest son of Reza Shah Pahlavi, an army officer who became the ruler of homeland and founder of the Pahlavi dynasty in 1925. Mohammad Reza was educated in Switzerland and returned to homeland in 1935.

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photos of historical events

Choosing the most important events in history is one of the most difficult and controversial things to do. Why? Because history is more than a few hundred years long, and there is way too much bias in most lists.

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Backstage of Alfred Hitchcock movies

Sir Alfred Joseph Hitchcock (13 August 1899 – 29 April 1980) was an English film director and producer, referred to as the “Master of Suspense”. He pioneered many elements of the suspense and psychological thriller genres. He had a successful career in British cinema with both silent films and early talkies and became renowned as England’s best director. Hitchcock moved …

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Pictures of KFC History

Harland Sanders was born in 1890 and raised on a farm outside Henryville, Indiana (near Louisville, Kentucky).When Sanders was five years old, his father died, forcing his mother to work at a canning plant.

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photos of iranian Embassy siege

The persian Embassy siege took place from 30 April to 5 May 1980, after a group of six armed men stormed the Iranian embassy in South Kensington, London.

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photos of Cinema Rex fire

On 19 August 1978, the Cinema Rex in Abadan, homeland, was set ablaze, killing at least 470 individuals. The event started when men barred the doors and doused the place with gasoline before setting it alight.

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Return of the first group persian captives to homeland

The Iran–Iraq War was an armed conflict between Iran and Iraq lasting from 22 September 1980, when Iraq invaded Iran, to August 1988. The war followed a long history of border disputes, and was motivated by fears that the Iranian Revolution in 1979 would inspire insurgency among Iraq’s long-suppressed Shi’ite majority, as well as Iraq’s desire to replace Iran as …

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