Namik Kemal Yolga




Age: 87


Summary: Turkish diplomat whose efforts to save the lives of Turkish Jews from the Nazi concentration camps earned him the title of "Turkish Schindler" while he was working as a vice-consul at the Turkish Embassy in Paris, France during World War II, who also received recognition from the Turkish and Israeli governments in the late 20th century.



Cause of Death: Natural causes


Born: 1914


Died: December 21, 2001


Location: Istanbul, Turkey