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Persepolis - timeline
Tuesday 16th September: Mohammad Reza Pahlavi becomes the Shah.
Marjane Satrapi is born.
January: Marjane Satrapi decides to become a prophet. The Iranian Revolution begins. (Teheran, Iran)
Sunday 11th February: The Shah is overthrown in the Iranian Revolution.
Monday 22nd September: The Iran-Iraq War begins.
Marjane buys punk music off the black market. The Baba Levy's house is destroyed. Marjane is later sent to Vienna. (Teheran, Iran)
Marjane starts going to a French school in Vienna, Austria. (Vienna, Austria)
Marjane loses her virginity to Fernando, who realizes that he is a homosexual. (Vienna, Austria)
November: Marjane falls in love with Markus. (Vienna, Austria)
Marjane catches Markus cheating on her. She starts living on the streets before she goes home to her family. (Vienna, Austria)
Saturday 20th August: The Iran-Iraq War ends.
Marjane marries Reza. (Teheran, Iran)
Marjane feels unhappy being married to Reza. (Teheran, Iran)