Ebru Soykan



Age: 28


Summary: Turkish prominent transgender human rights activist and a leading figure of the LGBT rights organization Members of Lambda Istanbul who had helped to organize several coalitions to end police harassment and ill treatment of transgender people, including 146 cases of violence reported in the country's capital in 2008.



Cause of Death: Homicide by stabbing


Born: circa 1980


Died: March 10, 2009


Location: Istanbul, Turkey