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İsmet İnönü
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İsmet İnönü in 1938
2nd President of Turkey
In office
11 November 1938 – 22 May 1950
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Preceded by Mustafa Kemal Atatürk
Succeeded by Celal Bayar
Personal details
Born (1884-09-24)24 September 1884
İzmir, Ottoman Empire
Died 25 December 1973(1973-12-25) (aged 89)
Ankara, Turkey
Resting place Anıtkabir
Ankara, Turkey
Nationality Turkish
Political party Republican People's Party
Spouse(s) Mevhibe İnönü

Mustafa İsmet İnönü (24 September 1884 – 25 December 1973) was a Turkish politician and military officer, who was the first Prime Minister and second President of Turkey. In 1938, Republican People's Party gave him "National Chief" and "Everlasting Chairman" titles.

İsmet İnönü was by the standards of his time a highly educated man, speaking Arabic, English, French and German in addition to his native Turkish. His resting place is in Anıtkabir with Mustafa Kemal Atatürk. He was close friend of Atatürk.

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