Malekeh Jahan

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Malekeh Jahan
Shir & Khorshid1.svg Queen Consort of Persia
Full name Malekeh Jahan
Born 1875
Birthplace Tehran, Persia
Died 1947
Place of death Sanremo, Italy
Consort Mohammad Ali Shah Qajar
Issue Prince Gholam Hossein Mirza
Ahmad Shah Qajar
Prince Mohammad Hassan Mirza
Prince Soltan Mahmoud Mirza
Prince Soltan Majid Mirza
Princess Khadijeh
Princess Assieh
Dynasty Qajar dynasty
Father Kamran Mirza Nayeb es-Saltaneh
Religious beliefs Shia Islam

Malekeh-Jahan (Malekeh-Jahan; 1875–1947) was the queen consort and cousin of Mohammad Ali Shah, and a member of the Qajar dynasty. Jahan is the daughter of Prince Kamran Mirza Nayeb es-Saltaneh and mother of Ahmad Shah Qajar. When she became queen, she naturally was called Queen Jahaan. However, Queen Jahaan also can be interpreted as Malekeh-ye Jahaan or "Queen of the World."[1]

After the death of Mohammad Ali Shah she kept the family together in exile in Europe.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Qajar (Kadjar) Titles and Appellations
  • Philip Mansel, Sultans in Splendor, Vendome Press, Paris, 1987.
  • Soltan Ali Kadjar, Les Rois Oublies, Edition Kian No1, Paris, 1997.

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