ROYALTY: Shah and Shahbanou With All of European Monarchs (1962)

ROYALTY: Shah and Shahbanou With All of European Monarchs (1962)
by Darius Kadivar

A historic Photo that gathered ALL of Europe's Reigning Monarchs with the Shah and Shahbanou of Iran (FRONT ROW) in Amsterdam 1962. It Illustrates the level of prestige and acceptance of Iran's Royal couple amongst the "Christian" European Royal Community. No other Middle Eastern "Muslim" ruler appears in this photoshoot, where not even the Rich Arab Sheikhs of the Oil rich Persian Gulf Emirates are present.

European Anthem:

Pahlavi Anthem:


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Natalia Alvarado-Alvarez

So, that is what it looked like not so long ago......

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Merci, Monsieur Kadivar



Awesome find!

by AnonymousX (not verified) on

What an awesome picture!

The national anthem is so nostalgic. I can't believe we had all of that and replaced it with what we have today.


Dear DK,

by MiNeum71 on

Where do you find all these great historical pieces? My congratulations, and many thanks for sharing them with us ;)