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Biography of Abbas-Mirza (1783-1833)


Crown Prince to the throne of Persia, son of Feth-Ali, born in 1783 and died in 1833. Despite being the third child, his father declared him successor, as his mother, a Princess of the Royal tribe of the Kadjars, and their rights were guaranteed by Russia, in 1814. Commanded the armies of his father in the wars with Russia and, when peace was agreed, went to Tehran a Russian Embassy, whose individuals perished mostly killed by the people. Then, Abbas-Mirza traveled to Russia to surrender in expiation of the crime, but the Emperor welcomed him with kindness and filled present. Abbas-Mirza died before his father, so he inherited the throne one of his brothers.


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