Badr al-Molouk

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Badr al-Molouk
Queen consort of Persia
Badr al-Molouk.jpg
Badr al-Molouk in 1921
BornBadr al-Molouk Vala
1897 (1897)
Tabriz, Persia
DiedMay 23, 1979(1979-05-23) (aged 81–82)
Tehran, Iran
SpouseAhmad Shah Qajar
Full name
Badr al-Molouk Vala
FatherZahir as-Sultan Vala
MotherAfagh Khanom
ReligionShia Islam

Badr al-Molouk (Persian: بدرالملوک‎); was the first wife of Ahmad Shah Qajar. She was born in 1897 in Tabriz. Badr al-Molouk had married Ahmad Shah when she was twelve years old. The wedding was held by the king's mother, Malekeh Jahan, and was a great ceremony.

She was the mother of the second child of the King, Irandokht (1915–1984).[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Sheikholeslami, Mohammad Javad. Ahmad shah Qajar.
Iranian royalty
Preceded by
Malekeh Jahan
Queen consort of Iran
Succeeded by
Tadj ol-Molouk