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Abdul-Karim Mousavi Ardebili
عبدالکریم موسوی اردبیلی
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Chief Justice of Iran
In office
28 June 1981 – 30 June 1989
Appointed by Ruhollah Khomeini
Preceded by Mohammad Beheshti
Succeeded by Mohammad Yazdi
Member of the Assembly of Experts
In office
5 November 1979 – 1 December 1991
Succeeded by Reza Ostadi
Personal details
Born 28 January 1926
Ardebil, Iran
Died 23 November 2016 (age 90)
Nationality Iranian
Political party Independent
Other political
Islamic Republican Party

Abdul-Karim Mousavi Ardebili (Persian: عبدالکریم موسوی اردبیلی; January 28, 1926 - November 23, 2016) was an Iranian politician and Muslim leader. He served as the head of legal system of Iran for about 8 years after terror of Dr. Beheshti until death of Khomeini. He was a marja of the Twelver branch of Shia Islam.

He was born in Ardabil. He died in Tehran on 23 November 2016.

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