GLOBAL CONNECTIONS: the Near/Middle East
March 7, 1951: Iranian prime minister Ali Razmara is shot to death.

After Prime Minister Ali Razmara advises against nationalizing the oil industry on technical grounds, he is assassinated by Khalil Tahmasebi, a member of the terrorist group of the Fadayan-e Islam.

PBS Terror in Tehran: Chronology of U.S.-Iran Relations
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline /shows/tehran/etc/cron.html

From Iran's efforts early in the 20th century to forge its independence to President George W. Bush's "axis of evil" speech and its aftermath