Turkish actors died at age 78

Here are 3 famous actors from Turkey died at 78:

Gazanfer Özcan

Gazanfer Özcan (January 27, 1931 Istanbul-February 17, 2009 Istanbul) was a Turkish actor.

He died in cardiovascular disease.

Gazanfer Özcan began his acting career in the early 1950s and quickly became a beloved figure in the Turkish entertainment industry. He appeared in over 100 films and television shows throughout his career, and was best known for his comedic roles. Özcan was also an accomplished theater actor, having worked with many of Turkey's most prestigious theater companies.

In addition to his on-screen work, Özcan was a prolific voice actor, lending his voice to countless animated films and television shows. He was also an accomplished singer and musician, and released several albums over the course of his career.

Throughout his life, Özcan was known for his warmth, generosity, and infectious sense of humor. His death was widely mourned in Turkey, where he was a beloved cultural icon. Today, he is remembered as one of the most talented and beloved actors in Turkish history.

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Adnan Şenses

Adnan Şenses (August 21, 1935 Bursa-December 25, 2013 Istanbul) otherwise known as Adnan Senses or Şenses, Adnan was a Turkish singer, actor, musician and composer. He had one child, Arzum Şenses.

He died in stomach cancer.

Adnan Şenses was born in Bursa, Turkey on August 21, 1935. He inherited his love for music from his father who was also a musician. Şenses started his professional music career in the 1950s as a guitarist for various orchestras. He was discovered by renowned Turkish composer, and singer-songwriter, Zeki Müren, who helped him gain popularity.

Şenses' music was heavily influenced by Arabesque music, which was popular in Turkey in the 1970s and 1980s. He released numerous albums throughout his career and became a household name in Turkey. Some of his most popular songs include "Sen miydin", "İsyankar", and "Benim Yarim Şöyle Gelmiş Geçiyor".

Apart from music, Şenses also acted in several Turkish films and television dramas. He made his acting debut in 1972 with the film "Bir garip yolcuyum" and went on to act in over 20 films during his career.

Şenses passed away on December 25, 2013 in Istanbul, Turkey after battling stomach cancer. He left behind a legacy as one of the most prominent figures in Turkish music and cinema.

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Ekrem Bora

Ekrem Bora (March 7, 1934 Ankara-April 1, 2012 Istanbul) was a Turkish actor.

He started his acting career in the 1950s and appeared in many films and TV shows throughout his career, becoming one of the most famous actors in Turkey. He was particularly known for his roles in historical dramas, and he won several awards for his performances. In addition to his acting career, Bora was also a talented painter and writer, and he published a book of poems in 1962. He died in Istanbul in 2012 at the age of 78.

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