The year 1962 A.D.

in the Iranian History

G+ Google+ F Facebook

Iran_Air_Homa_Ad.jpg

January, 20, 1962 A.D.:
Aviation Industry Nationalized


The Iranian aviation industry was nationalized under the name Iran Air. The private company Iranian Airways had been founded in April 1944 which shuttled between Tehran and Mashhad. The company gradually added some international flights. In 1954, the second private airline called Persian Airways was... Read Full Article:


Mohammad_Reza_Shah_Arriving_After_Coup.jpg

January, 30, 1962 A.D.:
Mosaddegh Supporters Arrested


Eight years after the CIA/MI6 backed coup d'état that re-installed the puppet dictator , Nationalist supporters of toppled Mosaddegh regained enough strength to state a public demonstration of 200,000 people in Tehran. The military junta responded with iron fist and did not hesitate to take about 2... Read Full Article:


Streets_Tehran_1960s.jpg

March, 27, 1962 A.D.:
The End Of Cold War Between Iran And USSR


Just 2 years before, on March, 27, 1960 media wars had begun between USSR and Iran. After Iran's alliance with the west and becoming close friends with the US, the Soviets' propaganda machine took the issue too seriously and even installed huge loudspeakers at the northern borders to deliver radio m... Read Full Article:


Washington_White_House_Mohammad_Reza_Shah_President_Kennedy_1962.jpg

April, 13, 1962 A.D.:
Shah Meets Kennedy At White House


Mohammad Reza Shah met with President Kennedy at the white house on Apr, 13, 1962. Farah Diba, Shah's newly wed third wife accompanied him on this trip. On their arrival in US on Apr, 11, Kennedy welcomes him to the United States again. Since Shah's first trip in 1949, relations became stronger. Bot... Read Full Article:


Pahlavi_Mohammad_Reza_Shah_Kennedy_Johnson_1962.jpg

August, 25, 1962 A.D.:
Lindel Johnson Arrives In Tehran


Lindel Johnson who was the U.S. secretary of states arrives in Tehran to meet Mohammad Reza Shah and other Iranian authorities. Johnson was delivering advices from John F.Kennedy's administration that would lead to reforms in Iran 6 months later called the White Revolution.Lindel Johnson became U.S.... Read Full Article:


Peykan_Hillman.jpg

October, 13, 1962 A.D.:
Peykan Car Factory Founded


The Iran Nasyonal factory was founded in the Ekbatan street of Tehran with a capital of 10,000,000 Tomans on Oct, 13, 1962 and started manufacturing buses on March, 18, 1964 as a family business headed by Mahmoud Khayyami.After some unsuccessful experiences in producing Fiat brand of vehicles, Iran ... Read Full Article:


Tehran_Sepah_Danesh_Senate_Girls_Uniform.jpg

October, 14, 1962 A.D.:
Sepah Danesh Corps Founded


During Mehregan celebrations, the Iranian Minister of Culture announced foundation of Sepah Danesh on Oct, 14, 1962. Sepah Danesh was a special corps within the Iranian Army that consisted of soldiers doing their obligatory military service with a high school diploma. The main directive of Sepah Dan... Read Full Article:

More About The Iranian History

Periods of the Iranian/Persian History by Dynasties





Happy Summer Sale

Home About us / Contact    Products    Services    Iranian History Today    Top Iran Links    Iranian B2B Web Directory    Historical Glossary
Copyright @ 2004-2016 fouman.com All Rights Iranian