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Prime Minister of Turkey

head of government of Turkey until 9 July 2018

The Prime Minister of the Republic of Turkey (Turkish: Türkiye Cumhuriyeti Başbakanı) was the head of government of the Republic of Turkey from 1920 to 2018.

The prime minister was the leader of a political coalition in the Turkish parliament (Meclis) and the leader of the cabinet.

The last holder of the position is Binali Yıldırım who took office on 24 May 2016. The vote to transform the nation to a presidential system in the constitutional referendum of 2017 means the office was removed after the general election of 2018.

Living former Prime MinistersEdit

Prime Minister Born
Yıldırım Akbulut (1935-11-15) November 15, 1935 (age 83)
Tansu Çiller (1946-05-24) May 24, 1946 (age 72)
Mesut Yılmaz (1947-11-06) November 6, 1947 (age 71)
Abdullah Gül (1949-10-29) October 29, 1949 (age 69)
Recep Tayyip Erdoğan (1954-02-26) February 26, 1954 (age 65)
Ahmet Davutoğlu (1959-02-26) February 26, 1959 (age 60)
Binali Yıldırım (1955-12-20) December 20, 1955 (age 63)

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