|Birth Day||November 18, 1918|
|Age||102 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Aug 28, 2008 (age 89)|
Turkish postmodernist poet known for History of a Face, The Book of Things, and other works. His early work deals with socialist themes, while his later work is more individualistic and lyrical.
His poetry, infused with mythology and history, includes nods to both Eastern and Western cultural and literary traditions.
He was a native of Manisa, Turkey. He died at the age of eighty-nine.