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[Newspaper:] Tehran Times
[Date:] Thursday, 8 May 1986 – 28 Sha'aban 1406 – 18 Ordibehesht 1365
Today in history
140 Years Ago (1266 AH) Mirza Seyyed Ali Mohammad Shirazi, known as "Bob" is assassinated in Tabriz. After Seyyed Kazem Rashti's death, he claimed to be "Imam Mhadi's special Companion" (bob). One of his most famous followers, Mirza Hussein Ali Noori known as Baha-Allah was the founder of the Bahaism in Iran as the British policies required.
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