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Sadun Boro
Born 1928
Istanbul, Turkey
Died June 5, 2015(2015-06-05) (aged 87)
Marmaris, Turkey
Cause of death Bladder cancer
Monuments Monument of Global Circumnavigation in Kadıköy, Istanbul
Nationality Turkish
Education Textile engineering
Alma mater Galatasaray High School
University of Manchester
Known for First Turkish global circumnavigation
Spouse(s) Oda Boro
Children 1 (daughter)

Sadun Boro (1928 – 5 June 2015) is an Turkish sailor and writer. He was the first Turkish person to Circumnavigate the globe, sailing from 22 August 1965 until 15 June 1968.

Boro was born in Istanbul. He was married to Oda Boro and had a daughter.

Boro died from bladder cancer on 5 June 2015 in Marmaris. He was 87.

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