Shah of Iran. By: Quincy Smith. Rise to Power. Mohammad Reza Pahlavi was crowned as prince of Iran at the age of six and Shah, or King, of Iran in 1941. He replaced his father as the 2 nd King of the Pahlavi Dynasty.
By: Quincy Smith
because they took U.S. citizens
hostage when the U.S. tried to
help them. This increased the
hostility between the countries.