Historical Events on January 16, 1979

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Bakhtiar government established by the Shah in Iran, will preside until unrest in the country subsides

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi flees Iran for Egypt during the Iranian Revolution

Last Shah of Iran Mohammad Reza Pahlavi
Last Shah of Iran
Mohammad Reza Pahlavi