Summary: leader of Islamic Coalition Party, a highly influential conservative political party in Iran, who had also served as commerce minister and ran for president in the 1981 and 1985 elections before he was named as the director of Iran's largest social welfare branch of the government Imam Khomeini Relief Foundation since the 1979 Islamic Revolution.
Cause of Death: Complications from a cardiovascular disease
Born: January 3, 1932
Died: November 5, 2013
Location: Tehran, Iran