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1985 in Turkey

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Centuries:  20th 21st
1985 in Turkey
Decades:  1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s

Events in the year 1985 in Turkey.

Contents

Parliament

  • 17th Parliament of Turkey
  • Incumbents

  • President - Kenan Evren
  • Prime Minister - Turgut Özal
  • Leader of the opposition -
  • Ruling party and the main opposition

  • Ruling party –Motherland Party (ANAP)
  • Main opposition
  • Events

  • 1 January- Value added tax (KDV) was imposed
  • 26 February - Tarık Akan's film Pehlivan won honourable mention in 35th Berlin International Film Festival
  • 12 March – Turkish embessy attack in Ottawa by a group of Armenian militants.
  • 2 April – A plane crash over Balıkesir. 15 deaths
  • 2 June - Fenerbahçe won the championship of the Turkish football league
  • 27 June – Aydın Güven Gürkan defeated Necdet Calp in the general congress of the People’s Party
  • 13 July – Ülkü Söylemezoğlu defeated Turgut Sunalp in the general congress of the Nationalist Democracy Party (MDP)
  • 7September - 7 firemen dead during a big forest fire in Kuşadası.
  • 20 October – Census (population 50,664,45)
  • 2 November – SODEP and People's Party (HP) merged to form Social Democratic Populist Party (SHP)
  • 7 November – Heavy rainfall in İstanbul
  • 14 November – Democratic Left Party (DSP) was founded
  • 18 November - Rahşan Ecevit was elected as the chairperson of DSP
  • Births

  • 22 January- Yasemin Ergene, actress
  • 12 March - Binnaz Uslu, middle distance runner
  • 13 March - Taner Sağır, weightlifter
  • 23 April - Emrah Keskin, singer and winner of Turkstar
  • 17 August - Sema Apak, short distance runner
  • Deaths

  • 20 September - Ruhi Su (born in 1912), folk singer
  • 7 October - Cemal Reşit Rey (born in 1904), composer
  • 24 November – Sinan Alaağaç (born 1960), footballer (goalkeeper)
  • 29 November - Afet İnan (born in 1908), academic (Atatürk's adoptive daughter)
  • References

    1985 in Turkey Wikipedia


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