People – 1953: The collapse of Dr. Mosadegh’s cabinet


1953: The collapse of Dr. Mosadegh's cabinet

Prime Minister 1952-1953

Mohammad Mosadegh

Dr. Mosadegh was in the center of Iranian politics for decades. He served as Governor, cabinet Minister, parliament member, and Prime Minister for more than once


Mohammad Reza Pahlavi

Mohammad Reza Pahlavi was Shah of Iran between 1941 and 1979

Interior Minister 1952-1953

Gholam Hossein Sadighi

He was a loyalist to Dr. Mosadegh who served as his interior minister. He continued being politically active. Shah asked him to form a cabinet before 1979. However, his demands that Shah does not leave Iran and he be granted full executive power denied by Shah. Consequently, he declined Shah's offer.

Foreign Relations Minister 1979

Karim Sanjabi

He was a close ally of Dr. Mosadegh and served as education minister in his cabinet. He is also the first foreign relations minister after the 1979 revolution.