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Ali Khamenei

Iranian Shiite faqih, Marja' and official independent islamic leader

Grand Ayatollah About this soundSeyyed ‘Ali Hossayni Khamene’i (Persian pronunciation)  (Persian: آیت‌الله سید علی حسینی خامنه‌ای ayatollah Seyyed `Ali Ḥoseyni Khamene'i) (born 19 April 1939)[1] also known as Seyyed Ali Khamene'i,[2][3] is the current Supreme Leader of Iran. He was the president of Iran from 1981 to 1989.

Ali Khamenei
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2nd Supreme Leader of Iran
Assumed office
4 June 1989
Preceded byRuhollah Khomeini
Personal details
Born (1939-04-19) April 19, 1939 (age 80)
Mashhad , Razavi Khorasan Province, Iran Iran
Political partyIslamic Republic Party (when president)

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Detailed biography of Ayatollah Khamenei, Leader of Islamic Revolution". Khamenei.ir. 23 September 2013.
  2. http://www.leader.ir/langs/EN/index.php?p=bio
  3. http://www.habilian.ir/en/201705223239/terror-victims/ayatollah-seyed-ali-khamenei.html

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