Persian legislative election, 1909

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Persian legislative election, 1909

1906 ←
1909 → 1914

All 126 seats to the National Consultative Assembly
  First party Second party Third party
Party Moderate Socialists Party Democrat Party Union and Progress Party
Seats won 36[1] 28[1] 4[1]

Prime Minister before election


Elected Prime Minister

Mohammad Vali Khan Tonekaboni

Parliamentary elections were held for the second time in Persia in 1909. The new Parliament convened on 19 November.[2] The majority of the parliament was held by a some 53-seats coalition pioneered by Moderate Socialists Party.[3]


  1. ^ a b c آشنایی با تاریخ مجالس قانونگذاری در ایران دوره اول تا دوره شانزدهم [History of Legislatures in Iran (1285–1328)] (in Persian). Majlis Research Center. 2005 [1384]. pp. 19–20. 
  2. ^ Dieter Nohlen, Florian Grotz & Christof Hartmann (2001) Elections in Asia: A data handbook, Volume I, p73 ISBN 0-19-924958-X
  3. ^ Abrahamian, Ervand (1982). Iran Between Two Revolutions. Princeton University Press. p. 88. ISBN 0-691-10134-5.