Sayyed Sharif al-Din Ali Shirazi

Sayyed Sharif al-Din Ali Shirazi (Persian: سید شریف الدین علی شیرازی‎) was a Persian cleric, who served as sadr in Safavid Iran during 1508-1510 and later from 1512 until his death in the battle of Chaldiran in 1514. He was a grandchild of Sharif Jurjani, and was the father of the prominent bureaucrat and grand vizier, Mir Sharif Shirazi.

SourcesEdit

  • Newman, Andrew J. (2008). Safavid Iran: Rebirth of a Persian Empire. I.B.Tauris. pp. 1–281. ISBN 9780857716613. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  • Mitchell, Colin P. (2009). The Practice of Politics in Safavid Iran: Power, Religion and Rhetoric. I.B.Tauris. pp. 1–304. ISBN 978-0857715883. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
Preceded by
Qadi Mohammad Kashani
Sadr
1508-1510
Succeeded by
Unknown
Preceded by
Unknown
Sadr
1512-1514
Succeeded by
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