1990s|14th Parliament of Turkey
President – Cevdet Sunay
34th government of Turkey (up to 22 May 1972)
35th government of Turkey (from 22 May 1972)
8 February - The documents about the Yenice Conference (Between İsmet İnönü and Winston Churchill in 1943) were disclosed
30 March – a group of People's Liberation Party-Front of Turkey militants headed by Mahir Çayan who had kadnapped two British and one Canadian techinians were killed after gunfight
7 May - In the kurultay (congress) of the Republican People's Party (CHP) Bülent Ecevit the former secretary general of the party defeated party leader İsmet İnönü.
28 May - Galatasaray won the championship of Turkish football league.
16 July – Patriarch Demetrios I was elected as the new partiarch of İstanbul
4 September - A group of MP s from CHP founded Republican Party
1 October - Turkish boxer Cemal Kamacı won the European championship in 63,5 kg. weight category
29 January - Engin Günaydın, actor and screenwriter
17 October - Tarkan, singer
6 January - Tevfik Rüştü Aras former foreign minister
6 May - Deniz Gezmiş and two friends, members of armed underground organization People's Liberation Army of Turkey
15 September Ulvi Cemal Erkin, composer
19 December Ahmet Emin Yalman, journalist
1972 in Turkey Wikipedia
Events in the year 1972 in Turkey.