June 16, 1934: Reza Shah with Turkey's Kemal Ataturk (left).
Reza Shah is said to have been inspired by Ataturk's secularization
of Turkey in forcing women to remove their hijab and putting
limitations on the appearance and activities of the clergy.
Thanks to Payman Arabshahi
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