mar 13, 1980 - Elections for the First Islamic Majles
On March 13, 1980, Iran held the first elections for the Majles since the shah was overthrown. The First Islamic Majles is the parliament for Iran. It resulted in a a victory for the Islamic Republican Party, which won 85 of the 270 seats, and subsequent Majles elections to occur every four years.
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