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The Most Beautiful Persian King

  Fath-Ali Shah Qajar May 1769 โ€“ 24 October 1834) was the second Shah (king) of Qajar Iran. He reigned from 17 June 1797 until his death on 24 October 1834. His reign saw the irrevocable ceding of Iran’s northern territories in the Caucasus, comprising what is nowadays Georgia, Dagestan, Azerbaijan, and Armenia, to the Russian Empire following the Russo-Persian ...

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The Most Secret Regions Of The World

  they live in and even between countries. However, there are places in the world that, even today, are strictly off-limits to just about everyone. This list explores 25 such places around the world that no one has access to. From islands inhabited by people who have no contact with the outside world to super-secret military installations and everything in ...

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The Most Expensive Auctions In History

  What are the most expensive items in the world? A house? A plane? What if we tell you that there are much more expensive things than even gold and diamonds in this world? Want to know? Here are the most expensive things ever sold at an auction

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The World ‘s Largest Empire

  Cyrus II of Persia (c.โ€‰600โ€“530 BC; Old Persian: ๐Žค๐Žข๐Žฝ๐Žข๐, romanized: Kลซruลก), commonly known as Cyrus the Great and also called Cyrus the Elder by the Greeks, was the founder of the Achaemenid Empire, the first Persian empire. Under his rule, the empire embraced all of the previous civilized states of the ancient Near East, expanded vastly, and eventually conquered ...

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