Famous People From Turkey
Suleiman the MagnificentSuleiman The Magnificent
06 November 1494
10th Sultan of the Ottoman Empire
St PaulSt Paul
0005 AD
Religious Preacher

Osman IOsman I
1258 AD
Political Leader

Mustafa Kemal AtaturkMustafa Kemal Ataturk
19 May 1881
Founder of the Republic of Turkey,

Recep Tayyip ErdoğanRecep Tayyip Erdoğan
26 February 1954
12th President of Turkey

RumiRumi
30 September 1207
Great Poet
Selim IISelim II
28 May 1524
Sultan of the Ottoman Empire

Ahmed IAhmed I
18 April 1590
Ottoman Emperor

Selim ISelim I
10 October 1470
ottoman Sultan
Elia KazanElia Kazan
07 September 1909
Director, Actor, Producer

Murad IIIMurad III
04 July 1546
Ottoman Sultan
Mehmed VIMehmed VI
14 January 1861
Last Sultan of the Ottoman Empire

Murad IVMurad IV
26 July 1612
Ottoman Sultan

Cenk UygurCenk Uygur
21 March 1970
Political Activist, Show Host

Saint NicholasSaint Nicholas
15 March 0270
Christian Saint

EpictetusEpictetus
0055 AD
Philosopher
AntinousAntinous
29 November 0111
Roman Emperor Hadrian’s Lover

Mehmed VMehmed V
02 November 1844
Ottoman King

Bayezid IBayezid I
1354 AD
Sultan of Ottoman Empire

HeracliusHeraclius
0575 AD
Emperor of Byzantine Empire

Hayreddin BarbarossaHayreddin Barbarossa
1478 AD
16th Century Naval Commander
PolycarpPolycarp
0069 AD
Saint

Barıs ArducBarıs Arduc
09 October 1987
Actor

Mahmud IIMahmud II
20 July 1785
Sultan of Ottoman Empire
Enver PashaEnver Pasha
22 November 1881
Military Officer

Basil IIBasil II
0958 AD
Byzantine Emperor
John ChrysostomJohn Chrysostom
0347 AD
Religious Leader

IrenaeusIrenaeus
0130 AD
Bishop

Pliny the YoungerPliny the Younger
0061 AD
Author, Lawyer
Orhan PamukOrhan Pamuk
07 June 1952
 

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Mithridates VI of PontusMithridates VI of Pontus
0135 BC
King of Pontus
Hamdi UlukayaHamdi Ulukaya
26 October 1972
Entrepreneur

Sabbatai ZeviSabbatai Zevi
01 August 1626
Rabbi

Ismail al-JazariIsmail al-Jazari
1136 AD
Polymath

Piri ReisPiri Reis
1465 AD
Ottoman Admiral, Geographer, Cartographer.
Meshulam RiklisMeshulam Riklis
02 December 1923
Businessman
Orkun IsitmakOrkun Isitmak
08 January 1996
YouTuber

Metin HaraMetin Hara
14 June 1982
Author, Spiritual Healer, Adriana Lima’s

Mustafa YavuzMustafa Yavuz
20 March 1997
Twitch Star

ErtuğrulErtuğrul
 
Mehmet OzMehmet Oz
11 June 1960
Television personality

Salt BaeSalt Bae
09 August 1983
Restaurateur

Mehmed IIMehmed II
30 March 1432
 

Abdul Hamid IIAbdul Hamid II
21 September 1842
Emperor

Burak YılmazBurak Yılmaz
15 July 1985
Football
Burak DenizBurak Deniz
17 February 1991
Actor

Emre CanEmre Can
12 January 1994
Association football player
Constantine XIConstantine XI
08 February 1405
Roman Emperor

Mehmed IIIMehmed III
26 May 1566
Sultan

CaracallaCaracalla
04 April 0188
Roman emperor
Ali KemalAli Kemal
07 September 1867
Journalist

Mustafa IMustafa I
1591 AD
Saint
Ibrahim of the Ottoman EmpireIbrahim of the Ottoman Empire
04 November 1615
Sultan

Pargalı Ibrahim PashaPargalı Ibrahim Pasha
1493 AD
Government Official

Murad IIMurad II
31 May 1404
Ottoman Sultan

Orhan IOrhan I
1281 AD
Tribal Leader

Bayezid IIBayezid II
03 December 1447
Sultan
Mehmed IVMehmed IV
02 January 1642
Sultan

Engin AkyürekEngin Akyürek
12 October 1981
Actor

Ibn TaymiyaIbn Taymiya
22 January 1263
Theologian

Zaza PachuliaZaza Pachulia
10 February 1984
Basketball player
Osman IIOsman II
03 November 1604
Sultan

Şehzade MehmedŞehzade Mehmed
31 October 1522
Prince
Çağatay UlusoyÇağatay Ulusoy
23 September 1990
Model

Abdülmecid IAbdülmecid I
23 April 1823
Ruler

Mehmed IMehmed I
1381 AD
Sultan
Abdullah ÖcalanAbdullah Öcalan
04 April 1949
Leader

Arda TuranArda Turan
30 January 1987
Footballer
Cenk TosunCenk Tosun
07 June 1991
Football player

AbdülâzizAbdülâziz
08 February 1830
Sultan

Naim SuleymanogluNaim Suleymanoglu
23 January 1967
Weightlifter
Numan AcarNuman Acar
07 October 1974
Actor

Talaat PashaTalaat Pasha
01 September 1874
Political Leader
Murad VMurad V
21 September 1840
Sultan

Alexios I KomnenosAlexios I Komnenos
1048 AD
Emperor

Ennis EsmerEnnis Esmer
29 December 1978
Actor

ZenoZeno
0425 AD
Emperor
Fethullah GülenFethullah Gülen
27 April 1941
Scholar, author, preacher
Yunus EmreYunus Emre
1240 AD
poet, writer

HonoriusHonorius
09 September 0384
Emperor

Suleiman IISuleiman II
15 April 1642
Sultan

Hakan ŞükürHakan Şükür
01 September 1971
Footballer
Selim IIISelim III
24 December 1761
Sultan

TimothyTimothy
0017 AD
Bishop

Dio CassiusDio Cassius
0155 AD
Historian

Mehmet Ali AğcaMehmet Ali Ağca
09 January 1958
Criminal

Saint BlaiseSaint Blaise
Physician
Gökhan SakiGökhan Saki
19 October 1983
Kickboxer, Mixed martial artist, Thai boxer

İsmet İnönüİsmet İnönü
24 September 1884
President
Abdul Hamid IAbdul Hamid I
20 March 1725
Emperor

Mustafa IIMustafa II
06 February 1664
Sultan
NasreddinNasreddin
1208 AD
Philosopher
Tariq AzizTariq Aziz
28 April 1936
Politician, Diplomat, Journalist