Iran revolution

course of revolution

Shah is exiled

January 16 1979 - January 17 1979

IRI take control

January 17 1979 - January 18 1979

infighting

February 9 1979 - February 10 1979

riots

March 14 1979 - March 26 1979

Khomeini takes power

march 26 1979 - march 27 1979

constitution passed

June 14 1979 - June 15 1979

Abolhassan Banisadr is named president

January 15 1980 - january 16 1980

heaven on earth formed( bad laws were removed)

january 16 1980 - January 17 1980

period of terror ( contained the hostage crises)

January 17 1980 - October 12 1981

Moderates regain power ( Khomeini)

October 13 1981 - October 14 1981

causes of revoution

Anti government demonstration over an anti Khomeini article

January 9 1978 - january 10 1978

Anti- Government protests lead to blood shed

January 9 1978 - may 30 1978

people stand behind Khomeini as they feel held down by the current govrenment

january 10 1978 - january 11 1978

President Shah tells people that elections will be open in 1979

august 6 1978 - august 7 1978

oil workers go on strike

october 21 1978 - october 22 1978

heavy enforcement of "material" law. Is contary to peoples Islamic beliefs

November 6 1978 - November 7 1978

People of Shah's party are imprissioned for truing on Shah

November 8 1978 - November 9 1978

17 million people Anti- Government Protest

December 10 1978 - December 11 1978