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List of notable or famous journalists from Turkey, with bios and photos, including the top journalists born in Turkey and even some popular journalists who immigrated to Turkey. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Turkish journalists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These journalists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known journalist from Turkey is included when available.

Bahriye Üçok and Cavit Orhan Tütengil are only the beginning of the people on this list.

This historic journalists from Turkey list can help answer the questions "Who are some Turkish journalists of note?" and "Who are the most famous journalists from Turkey?" These prominent journalists of Turkey may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Turkish journalists.

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Ahmet Altan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Journalists from Turkey
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Ahmet Hüsrev Altan is a Turkish journalist and author. A working journalist for more than twenty years, he has served in all stages of the profession, from being a night shift reporter to editor in chief in various newspapers. ...more

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Age: 67

Birthplace: Ankara, Turkey

Profession: Journalist, Novelist, Writer

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Ahmet Taner Kışlalı is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Journalists from Turkey
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Ahmet Taner Kışlalı was a Turkish intellectual, political scientist, lawyer, commentator/author for the Cumhuriyet newspaper, academics and politician. ...more

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Age: Died at 60 (1939-1999)

Profession: Politician, Journalist

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Altan Öymen is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Journalists from Turkey
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Altan Öymen is a Turkish journalist, author and former politician. ...more

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Age: 83

Birthplace: Trabzon, Turkey

Profession: Politician, Journalist, Writer

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Ara Güler is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Journalists from Turkey
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Ara Güler is a Turkish Armenian photojournalist, nicknamed "the Eye of Istanbul" or "the Photographer of Istanbul". He is considered one of Turkey's few internationally known photographers. ...more

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Age: 87

Birthplace: Beyoğlu, Turkey

Profession: Photojournalist, Actor

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