Dervish Mehmed Pasha the Bosnian

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Dervish Mehmed Pasha the Bosnian (Turkish: Boşnak Derviş Mehmet Paşa; died 1606) was an Ottoman statesman that served as the Grand Vizier of the Ottoman Empire briefly in 1606.[1] He hailed from the Sanjak of Bosnia, and was born Christian, being brought away by the Ottomans as part of the devşirme.

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  1. ^ Turkish State Archives
Political offices
Preceded by
Sokolluzade Lala Mehmed Pasha
Grand Vizier of the Ottoman Empire
21 June 1606 – 9 December 1606
Succeeded by
Kuyucu Murad Pasha