|Mohammad Reza Pahlavi|
|Iranian Revolution 1979|
There were demonstrations on the street, there were many strikes and civil resistance.
It is documented that about 2,781 protesters and revolutionaries were killed in the span of one year 1978-1979 (A QUESTION OF NUMBERS, 2003).
|Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini|
The aftermath of the revolution resulted in the overthrow of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi. A new Islamic republic of Iran headed by Velayat-e-Faqih was established.
Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini became the new supreme leader of Iran (Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlav, 2015)
Here is a link to a video posted on YouTube of the footage from the Iranian Revolution of 1979. Iranian Revolution 1979
Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlav. (2015). Retrieved from Encyclopedia Britannica: http://www.britannica.com/biography/Mohammad-Reza-Shah-Pahlavi
A QUESTION OF NUMBERS. (2003). Retrieved from Iranian Voice: http://www.emadbaghi.com/en/archives/000592.php#more