Fereydoun Mirza Qajar

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Fereydoun Mirza Qajar
Head of the Qajar dynasty
Reign 1943–1975
Predecessor Prince Mohammad Hassan Mirza
Successor Prince Hamid Mirza
Born (1922-01-22)22 January 1922
Golestan Palace , Tehran , Persia
Died 24 September 1975(1975-09-24) (aged 53)
Geneva , Switzerland
Spouse Magdalina Ivanova Gevrenova
Issue Prince Teymour Mirza
Princess Cheyda Khanum
Princess Eylah Khanum
Dynasty Qajar
Father Ahmad Shah Qajar
Mother Fatemeh Khanum

Shahzada Freydoun Mirza Qajar (Persian: فریدون میرزا قاجار‎‎; 22 January 1922 – 24 September 1975) was a member of the Qajar dynasty.


Freydoun Qajar was born at the Golestan Palace, Tehran, on 22 January 1922. He was educated from the University of Geneva in Switzerland, and was appointed as Heir Apparent with the title of Vali Ahad by his father in his will. He declared himself Head of the Imperial House of Persia after the death of his father on 27 February 1930.

He died of a heart attack, at Geneva, having had three children, one son and two daughters (not in the line of succession).

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