The Iranian History 309 AD


Shapour 2. Becomes King

Sep, 5, 309 AD

Shapour 2nd of Sassanid dynastyAs soon as Shapour 2 (309-379) becomes the new Sassanid king when he was a fetus. After his father's death, nobles declare his pregnant wife's child the new king. Indeed Shapour 2's era is also known as the first golden era. He soon proves his abilities as a teenager by cleaning Iran from invaders, then he takes back control of lost lands in Armenia. (Updated: Aug, 21, 2010)

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  • Sassanid : ساساني(Sasanian) Media_Files
  • Armenia : ارمنستان(Armanestan,Armenistan) Media_Files
  • Shapour : شاپور(Shapur,Shahpur) شاهپور Media_Files
  • Iran : ايران Media_Files

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