Mozaffar Firouz

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Prince Mozaffar Firouz
شاهزاده مظفر فیروز
Born (1906-09-06)6 September 1906
Tehran, Iran
Died 5 April 1988(1988-04-05) (aged 81)
Paris, France
Burial Paris
Spouse Princess Mahin Dowlatshahi
Issue Princess Vida Firouz
Dynasty Qajar
Father Nosrat-od-Dowleh
Mother Malakeh Jahan

Mozaffar Firouz (6 August 1906 – 5 April 1988) was the eldest son of prince Firouz Mirza Nosrat-ed-Dowleh Farman Farmaian III by his first wife. Born in Tehran on 6 August 1906, he attended in Harrow School and Cambridge University. He worked in the Iranian Embassy in Washington DC from 1928 to 1930 and represented Iran at the International Aeronautical conference in 1928. He was Minister of Labour in 1946 and Ambassador to the USSR from 1946–1947. He married Princess Mahin Dowlatshahi in 1937. He fled Iran during the 1979 revolution to France and died in Paris on 5 April 1988.[1]

He was editor of the newspaper Rad Emrouz from 1942–1945.

Children[edit]

  • Princess Vida Firouz (b. 1939)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Genealogy of Firuz & Farmanfarmaian-Qajar, The Royal Ark.2010-06-20.
  • Qajar Nobles and Notables, Nosrat ed-Dowleh Farmanfarmaian, Qajar pages.2010-06-20.
  • Family tree of Farmanfarmaian family by M. M. Eskandari-Qajar, Qajar pages.2010-06-20.