Ayla Algan

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Ayla Algan
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Born Ayla Algan
(1937-10-29) 29 October 1937 (age 80)
Istanbul, Turkey
Occupation actress, Singer, musician, entertainer
Years active 1964-present

Ayla Algan (born 29 October 1937, in Istanbul, Turkey) is a Turkish film/stage actress[1] and singer.


Ayla Algan was born in Istanbul and spent her childhood in France where she studied at Lycée Notre Dame de Sion Istanbul and Versailles Lycee. Then she moved to the USA where she joined the New York Actors Studio as an actress. Later, she joined the Language and Culture Center in Turkey and worked as a theatre actress and instructor. After film and theatre, she started a singing career.


  1. ^ Dönmez-Colin, Gönül (2006-04-01). Cinemas of the other: a personal journey with film-makers from the Middle East and Central Asia. Intellect Books. pp. 252–. ISBN 978-1-84150-143-7. Retrieved 24 September 2011.

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