Trisha Shetty

1950 in Turkey

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Centuries:  20th 21st
1950 in Turkey
Decades:  1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s

Events in the year 1950 in Turkey.

Contents

Parliament

  • 8th Parliament of Turkey (up to 2 May)
  • 9th Parliament of Turkey
  • Incumbents

  • President
  • Prime Minister
  • Leader of the opposition
  • Ruling party and the main opposition

  • Ruling party
  • Main opposition
  • Cabinet

  • 18th government of Turkey (up to 2 June)
  • 19th government of Turkey (from 2 June)
  • Events

  • 2 January – Earthquake in the Eastern Anatolia
  • 11 April – Demonstrations in the funeral ceremony of Fevzi Çakmak
  • 14 May – General elections, winner takes all system ( DP 396 seats, CHP 68 seats, MP 1 seat, Indep.7 seats)
  • 16 July – Ezan (call for prayer) which had been translated into Turkish during the CHP governments was restored to traditional Arabic.
  • 3 September – Local elections
  • 21 September – Turkish Brigade to Korean War was sent off to Korea.
  • 22 October – Census (population 20,947,188)
  • 27 November – Beginning of the Battle of Wawon (Kunuri) in Korea in which Turkish brigade distinguished itself.(237 deaths and 825 total casualties)
  • Births

  • 1 January - Şükrü Sina Gürel, former government minister
  • 17 February - Haluk Günözgen, cyclist
  • 22 February - Seyit Kırmızı, cyclist
  • 1 March – Bülent Ortaçgil, singer
  • 17 March – Mehmet Ali İrtemçelik, former government minister
  • 20 October – Abdullah Gül, former president
  • Deaths

  • 2 April - Recep Peker (born in 1889), former prime minister (15th government of Turkey)
  • 10 April – Fevzi Çakmak (born in 1876), former chief of staff and the only marshal of the Turkish army (after the death of Kemal Atatürk)
  • 1 October - Faik Ali Ozansoy (born in 1876), politician and poet
  • 15 November - Orhan Veli Kanık (born in 1914), poet
  • References

    1950 in Turkey Wikipedia


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