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|Died||March 30, 1972
KızıldereTurkey, Niksar, Tokat,
|Alma mater||Ankara University|
|Known for||One of the most well-known Turkish communist leaders|
|Political party||People's Liberation Party-Front of Turkey|
Gülten Savaşçı (m. 1970–1972)
Mahir Çayan (15 March 1946 – 30 March 1972) was a Turkish communist revolutionary and the leader of People's Liberation Party-Front of Turkey (Turkish: Türkiye Halk Kurtuluş Partisi-Cephesi). He was a Marxist–Leninist revolutionary leader. On 30 March 1972, he was killed in an ambush by Turkish Military Forces with nine of the other members of THKP-C and THKO in Kızıldere village.
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