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 Haşim İşcan

Haşim İşcan

Birth
Edirne, Turkey
Death 11 Mar 1968 (aged 69–70)
Istanbul, Turkey
Burial Unknown
Memorial ID 21567869 · View Source
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He was province governor and the first elected mayor of Istanbul. In 1963, he entered politics with the Republican People's Party, and was elected mayor of Istanbul. During his time in office, he accomplished major infrastructure projects in Istanbul, like broader streets and underpasses. He also contributed much to the development of cultural activities in the city. The beloved mayor was called "Father Haşim" by the residents.

Cause of Death: intracranial hemorrhage





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  • Created by: Güner N. Akgün
  • Added: 15 Sep 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 21567869
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Haşim İşcan (1898–11 Mar 1968), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21567869, ; Maintained by Güner N. Akgün (contributor 46802547) Unknown.