Farewell to Tarık Akan, Legendary Turkish actor dies at 66 #TarıkAkanaVeda

Thousands of people bid farewell to Tarık Akan, a renowned Turkish actor who died of lung cancer at the age of 66 in Istanbul on Sept. 16, following a ceremony at the Muhsin Ertuğrul Theater on Sept 18

Legendary Turkish actor Tarık Akan dies at 66

One of the most notable names of the “Yeşilçam” era of modern Turkish cinema, actor Tarık Akan died on Sept. 16 in a private hospital where he was receiving cancer treatment. He was 66
Virtuoso film actor Tarık Akan has died.

Akan contracted lung cancer, and was in treatment for over one year. On in the early hours of September 16, 2016, he died at the age of 66 in the intensive care station of a private hospital in Istanbul. 

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