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After his victory in Tabriz, one of the historical capitals of Azerbaijan, Ismail proclaims himself Shahanshah of Persia, founding the Safavid Dynasty and establishing Shi’ism as the official religion of his domain

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Safavid Empire

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Very important (8)

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Wars & Terrorism

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The declaration of Shi'ism as the state religion of Iran by Shah Ismail I

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