Bulent Ecevit

Bulent Ecevit

Birth
Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
Death 5 Nov 2006 (aged 81)
Ankara, Ankara, Turkey
Burial Ankara, Ankara, Turkey
Memorial ID 16479207 · View Source
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Turkish Prime Minister. He served as Prime Minister of Turkey in 1974, 1977, 1978 to 1980, and 1998 to 2002. He ordered the invasion of Cyprus in 1974 to protect the Turkish Cypriot minority, leading to the island's division which still exists today. He was swept from power in 2002.

Bio by: Erik Lander


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Erik Lander
  • Added: 5 Nov 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 16479207
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Bulent Ecevit (28 May 1925–5 Nov 2006), Find A Grave Memorial no. 16479207, citing Devlet Mezarligi, Ankara, Ankara, Turkey ; Maintained by Find A Grave .