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🇮🇷 Good Monday morning. Today is the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution sweeping Iran, nine months before 52 Americans were taken hostage for 444 days.

  • AP's story from Feb. 11, 1979: "The caretaker government left behind by the cancer-stricken Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi ... quickly crumbled as the soldiers once backing it embraced the supporters of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini."