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Mohammad-Reza Mahdavi Kani
محمدرضا مهدوی کنی
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Acting Prime Minister of Iran
In office
2 September 1981 – 29 October 1981
President Ali Khamenei
Preceded by Mohammad-Javad Bahonar
Succeeded by Mir-Hossein Mousavi
Minister of Interior
In office
20 August 1980 – 1 October 1981
Prime Minister Mohammad-Ali Rajai
Mohammad-Javad Bahonar
Preceded by Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani
Succeeded by Ali Akbar Nategh-Nouri
Minister of Justice
In office
12 August 1980 – 20 August 1980
Prime Minister Mohammad-Ali Rajai
Preceded by Ahmad Sayyed Javadi
Succeeded by Assodollah Mobasheri
Chairman of the Assembly of Experts
In office
8 March 2011 – 21 October 2014
Deputy Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi
Preceded by Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani
Succeeded by Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi
Leader of the CCA
In office
1 May 1979 – 21 October 2014
Preceded by Morteza Motahhari
Succeeded by TBD
Personal details
Born 8 April 1931
Kan District, Tehran, Iran
Died 21 October 2014(2014-10-21) (aged 83)
Tehran, Iran
Nationality Iranian
Political party CCA
Spouse(s) Nesa Khaton (1960–2014, his death)
Children Mehri (b. 1961)
Mohammad Saeed (b. 1966)
Mehdieh (b. 1972)
Alma mater Qom Seminary
Imam Sadiq University
Website Official website

Mohammad Reza Mahdavi Kani (Persian: محمدرضا مهدوی کنی , 8 April 1931 — 21 October 2014) was an Iranian cleric, writer and conservative politician. He was the acting Prime Minister of Iran from 2 September until 29 October 1981.

Kani died at the age of 83 in Tehran, Iran from heart failure, aged 83.


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