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  Abbas Mirza
Abbas Mirza (1789- 1833)
Abbas Mirza
(1783-1833)
Qajar Prince
He was a younger son of the shah, Feth Ali shah (Qajar Dynasty). He fought with Russia. In 1814 Persia was compelled to make a disadvantageous peace.

Abbas was an intelligent prince, possessed some literary taste, and is noteworthy on account of the comparative simplicity of his life. He died at Mashad in 1833.