Famous People From Turkey
RumiRumi
30 September 1207
Great Poet
IrenaeusIrenaeus
0130 AD
Bishop

Pliny the YoungerPliny the Younger
0061 AD
Author, Lawyer

Orhan PamukOrhan Pamuk
07 June 1952
 

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

Fethullah GülenFethullah Gülen
27 April 1941
Scholar, author, preacher
LucianLucian
0125 AD
Satirist

Yunus EmreYunus Emre
1240 AD
poet, writer

Adnan OktarAdnan Oktar
02 February 1956
Writer, Theologian

Bülent EcevitBülent Ecevit
28 May 1925
Politician, Writer, Poet, Translator, Journalist,
Ammianus MarcellinusAmmianus Marcellinus
0330 AD
Soldier,historian

Symeon the New TheologianSymeon the New Theologian
0949 AD
Monk
Namık KemalNamık Kemal
21 December 1840
Writer

ZosimusZosimus
0490 AD
Historian

AnacreonAnacreon
0570 BC
poet
Leyla ZanaLeyla Zana
03 May 1961
Politician, Activist, Writer, Journalist

Aziz NesinAziz Nesin
20 December 1915
Poet, Writer, Novelist, Children's writer,
Ziya GökalpZiya Gökalp
23 March 1876
Sociologist

Yaşar KemalYaşar Kemal
06 October 1923
Screenwriter, Novelist, Writer, Journalist

Basilios BessarionBasilios Bessarion
02 January 1403
Scholar
AlcmanAlcman
Poet

John MalalasJohn Malalas
0491 AD
Chronicler
Ayşe KulinAyşe Kulin
26 August 1941
novelist, columnist, short story writer, author,

Oğuz AtayOğuz Atay
12 October 1934
Civil engineer, Engineer, Writer, Playwright,

Pınar SelekPınar Selek
08 October 1971
Writer, Sociologist, Human rights activist,

İlhan Berkİlhan Berk
18 November 1918
Poet, Author, Translator, Writer
İhsan Oktay Anarİhsan Oktay Anar
1960 AD
philosopher
İskender Palaİskender Pala
08 June 1958
Author

İskilipli Mehmed Atıf Hocaİskilipli Mehmed Atıf Hoca
1875 AD
author, writer

PapiasPapias
0070 AD
Author

André de ChénierAndré de Chénier
30 October 1762
Poet