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Q: What country were 63 americans taken hostage in 1979?
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In what country were 63 Americans taken hostage in 1979?


In which country were Americans taken hostage by radicals in 1979?

In Iran, Islamist forces deposed the Shah in February, 1979 and in November 1979, armed students took US diplomatic personnel hostage and held them for 444 days, until January 20, 1981.

In 1979 revolutionaries in what country took US diplomats hostage?

In 1979 Shia Iranian revolutionaries took American diplomats and servicemen hostage. They were taken from the American Embassy in Tehran.

Which country held US Embassy officials hostage during president Carter's term?

Iran held 52 US diplomats hostage for 444 days from November 4, 1979 to January 20, 1981[1]

When did Iranian terrorists take Americans hostage in Iran?


When did Iranian students take Americans hostage?

Novembet of 1979.

What are the release dates for America Held Hostage - 1979?

America Held Hostage - 1979 was released on: USA: November 1979

What led to the hostage crisis of 1979-1980?

While Jimmy Carter was president, there was a revolution in Iran in which took over the Country.

What happened in 1979 in Iran that changed the country's government?

In 1979, the shah of Iran was overthrown. Shortly thereafter the Iranian Hostage Crisis occurred in which foreigners, including Americans, were held for over a year before being released as Ronald Reagan was being sworn in as president.

Which country did radicals capture American hostages in 1979?

Iran. They held Americans hostage for 444 days. Jimmy Carter failed at getting their release, and Iran only let them go at the exact hour President Ronald Reagan was inaugurated as President.

Which country was taken by radical Islamic rule in 1979?


What are the release dates for Hart to Hart - 1979 Hostage Harts 5-3?

Hart to Hart - 1979 Hostage Harts 5-3 was released on: USA: 18 October 1983