Turkish music stars died at age 50

Here are 5 famous musicians from Turkey died at 50:

Aykut Barka

Aykut Barka (December 16, 1951 Fatih-January 1, 2002) was a Turkish scientist.

He died as a result of traffic collision.

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Uğur Mumcu

Uğur Mumcu (August 22, 1942 Kırşehir-January 24, 1993 Ankara) was a Turkish writer and journalist. He had two children, Özgür Mumcu and Özge Mumcu.

He died in assassination.

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Djemal Pasha

Djemal Pasha (May 6, 1872 Mytilene-July 21, 1922 Tbilisi) a.k.a. Jamal Pasha was a Turkish politician.

He died in assassination.

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Joe Strummer

Joe Strummer (August 21, 1952 Ankara-December 22, 2002 Broomfield) also known as John Graham Mellor, John Mellor, Woody or Woody Mellor was a Turkish singer, musician, actor, guitarist, songwriter, radio personality, film score composer and lyricist. He had two children, Jazz Mellor and Lola Mellor.

His most important albums: Walker, Island Hopping, Earthquake Weather, House of Blues and Love Kills. Genres: Punk rock, Rock music, Reggae, World music, Ska, Rock and roll, New Wave, Alternative rock, Rockabilly, Dub, Funk, Volk and Folk music.

He died in congenital heart defect.

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Ayhan Işık

Ayhan Işık (May 5, 1929 İzmir-June 16, 1979 Istanbul) also known as Kral, Ayhan Isiyan or Ayhan Isik was a Turkish actor. He had one child, Serap Işık.

His albums: Doğdum Çile Çekmek İçin / Gönül Belası.

He died as a result of cerebral hemorrhage.

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