Imamzadeh Abdollah, Ray

Imamzadeh Abdollah (Persian: امامزاده عبدالله) is a cemetery and one of many imamzadeh shrines in Iran. It is located in Tehran's southern Ray district.

Imamzadeh Abdollah
امامزاده عبدالله
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Religion
AffiliationShia Islam
ProvinceTehran Province
Location
LocationIran Ray, Iran
MunicipalityRay County
Architecture
TypeShrine, cemetery
StyleSafavid style
Completed1530

Notable burialsEdit

  • Hossein-Qoli Khan Nezam os-Saltaneh (ru) (1832–1908) – Prime Minister of Iran (1906–07)
  • Agha Baba Khazeni (1850–1920)
  • Reza-Qoli Khan Nezam os-Saltaneh (fa) (1867–1924) – politician
  • Adib Pishavari (ur) (1844–1930) – Indian Sufi leader
  • Javad Khan Saad od-Dowleh (1856–1930) – politician
  • Abdolhossein Teymourtash (1881—1933) – politician
  • Emad ol-Kottab (ru) (1868–1936) – calligrapher
  • Sheikh Khazal (1863–1936) – politician
  • Taqi Arani (1903–1940) – Marxist activist
  • Prince Mohammad-Hashem Mirza Sheikh ol-Raees (fa) (1880–1940) – Qajar prince and poet
  • Ebrat Naeini (fa) (1865–1942) – poet
  • Vahid Dastgerdi (fa) (1879–1942) – poet
  • Taghi Shayegan (fa) (d. 1943) – musician
  • Soleiman Eskandari (1877–1944) – politician
  • Habibollah Zolfonoun (fa) (1860–1947) – scholar
  • Sohrab Diba (fa) (1899–1947) – army officer and father of Empress Farah Pahlavi
  • Abdolhossein Shahnazi (fa) (d. 1948) – musician
  • Mehdi Shariat-Razavi (fa) (1932–1953) – political activist
  • Ahmad Qandchi (fa) (1934–1953) – political activist
  • Mostafa Bozorgnia (fa) (1934–1953) – political activist
  • Ezzatollah Siamak (fa) (d. 1954) – a founder of Tudeh Military Network
  • Toghrol Afshar (fa) (1933–1956) – journalist
  • Abdollah Ahmadieh (fa) (1886–1959) – scholar
  • Abolfazl Lesani (fa) (1897–1959) – journalist
  • Nima Yooshij (1897–1960) – poet (in 1993, his body reburied in his house in Yush, Mazandaran)
  • Sadegh Sarmad (fa) (1907–1960) – politician
  • Asghar Tafakkori (fa) (1911–1960) – actor
  • Ali Nasr (1895–1961) – dramatist
  • Ahmad-Hossein Adl (1889–1963) – politician
  • Fazlollah Zahedi (1892–1963) – Prime Minister of Iran (1953–55)
  • Ahmad Amir-Ahmadi (1884–1965) – army general
  • Doust-Ali Moayyeri (fa) (1874–1966) – artist
  • Hossein Qollar-Aqasi (1890–1966) – painter
  • Iskandar Mirza (1899–1969) – 1st President of Pakistan
  • Ahmad Akhgar (fa) (1888–1970) – politician
  • Mehdi Bamdad (fa) (1897–1973) – historian and biographer
  • Nader Arasteh (de) (1893–1974) – diplomat
  • Jalal Afshar (fa) (1894–1974) – scholar
  • Abbas Masoudi (fa) (1895–1974) – journalist and politician
  • Mohammad Mehran (fa) (1898–1974) – mayor of Tehran
  • Azizollah Zarghami (fa) (1884–1978) – army general
  • Habibiollah Morad (fa) (1906–1978) – actor
  • Abdolali Badrei (1919–1979) – army general
  • Gholamhossein Zahireddini (fa) (1911–1981) – musician
  • Ali Dashti (1897–1982) – politician
  • Mahmoud Karimi (fa) (1927–1984) – musician
  • Ali-Akbar Shahnazi (1897–1985) – musician
  • Badr-ol-Moluk Bamdad (fa) (1898–1987) – journalist and activist
  • Reza Sarrafzadeh (fa) (1899–1987) – politician
  • Mohsen Moghaddam (fa) (1900–1987) – scholar
  • Mehdi Barkashli (fa) (1912–1988) – musician
  • Mohammad-Ali Safarian (fa) (1929–1988) – translator
  • Kazem Hassibi (1906–1990) – politician
  • Mohammad-Taghi Qomi (fa) (1910–1990) – cleric
  • Hassan Mirkhani (fa) (1912–1990) – calligrapher
  • Majid Mohseni (fa) (1923–1990) – actor
  • Hossein Amirfazli (fa) (1920–1992) – actor
  • Abbas Mehrpooya (fa) (1927–1992) – singer
  • Ali-Reza Afzalipour (1909–1993) – philanthropist
  • Abolhassan Varzi (fa) (1914–1994) – poet
  • Yadollah Sahabi (1906–2002) – politician
  • Fakhereh Saba (1920–2007) – singer
  • Jafar Shahidi (1919–2008) – scholar
  • Touran Mirhadi (1927–2016) – scholar
  • Pouran Shariat-Razavi (fa) (1934–2019) – scholar
  • Ali Mirzaei (1929–2020) – wrestler
  • Baktash Abtin (1974–2022) – writer

See alsoEdit