Puneet Varma

1951 in Turkey

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Centuries:  20th 21st
1951 in Turkey
Decades:  1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s

Events in the year 1951 in Turkey.

Contents

Parliament

  • 9th Parliament of Turkey
  • Incumbents

  • President – Celal Bayar
  • Prime Minister –Adnan Menderes
  • Leader of the opposition - İsmet İnönü
  • Ruling party and the main opposition

  • Ruling party - Democrat Party (DP)
  • Main opposition - Republican People’s Party (CHP)
  • Cabinet

  • 19th government of Turkey (up to 9 March)
  • 20th government of Turkey (from 9 March)
  • Events

  • 21 January – First convoy of wounded Turkish Brigade soldiers from Korean War arrived in Turkey
  • 26 June – The corpse of the reformist grandvizier Mithat Pasha, who was assassinated in Saudi Arabia in 1883, was buried in İstanbul
  • 2 July – Presidential yacht MV Savarona was transferred to the Turkish Naval Forces
  • 8 August – Halkevleri, a state sponsored enlightenment project, was ended
  • 13 August - Earthquake in Kurşunlu, around Çankırı
  • 17 September – Byelections
  • 1 October – Turkish Air Force Academy was founded
  • Births

  • 16 February – Ferhan Şensoy theatre actor
  • 5 April, Nedim Gürsel, writer
  • 23 July, Leman Sam, singer
  • 6 September – Melih Kibar, composer
  • 14 December – Nükhet Ruacan, jazz singer
  • 16 December - Aykut Barka, earth scientist specialized in earthquakes
  • Deaths

  • 3 January – Ali Münif Yeğenağa (born in 1974), politician (Ottoman Empire and Turkey)
  • 26 July – Ali Sami Yen (born in 1886), founder of Galatasaray sports club
  • 20 August – İzzettin Çalışlar (born in 1882), retired general, who participated in the Turkish War of Independence
  • 31 August – Mazhar Osman Usman (born in 1884), doctor and the founder of Bakırköy Psychiatric Hospital
  • 11 December – Mustafa Muğlalı (born in 1882), retired general, who participated in the Turkish War of Independence
  • References

    1951 in Turkey Wikipedia


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