|Born||16 March 1917|
|Died||9 August 2018 (aged 101)|
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
|Spouse||Shams Pahlavi (m. 1945; w. 1996)|
|Alma mater||Firooz Bahram High School|
University of Lausanne
Mehrdad Pahlbod (Persian: مهرداد پهلبد; 16 March 1917 – 9 August 2018) was an Iranian politician. He served as the Minister of Culture and Arts from 1964 to 1978. He was the first culture minister of Iran. He was a member of the Iranian royal family through his marriage to Shams Pahlavi, the sister of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, the last Shah of Iran.
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- "مهرداد پهلبد، وزیر فرهنگ و هنر دوران پهلوی و داماد رضا شاه، در لُس آنجلس درگذشت" (in Persian). RFI. 10 August 2018. Retrieved 12 August 2018.