Damat Halil Pasha

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Grand Vizier of the Ottoman Empire
In office
1 December 1626 – 6 April 1628
Monarch Murad IV
Preceded by Hafız Ahmed Pasha
Succeeded by Gazi Hüsrev Pasha
In office
17 November 1616 – 18 January 1619
Monarch Ahmed I
Mustafa I
Osman II
Preceded by Öküz Mehmed Pasha
Succeeded by Öküz Mehmed Pasha
Personal details
Born c. 1570
Died 1629
Istanbul, Ottoman Empire
Nationality Ottoman Armenian
Religion Islam
Military service
Allegiance  Ottoman Empire
Battles/wars Raid of Żejtun

Damat Halil Pasha (died 1629, Istanbul), also known as Khalil Pasha, was an Ottoman Armenian statesman. He was grand vizier of the Ottoman Empire in 1616–1619 and 1626–1629.[1] He also served in the Ottoman Navy, and led a number of attacks including the Raid of Żejtun in Malta in 1614.[2]

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  1. ^ İsmail Hâmi Danişmend, Osmanlı Devlet Erkânı, Türkiye Yayınevi, İstanbul, 1971 (Turkish)
  2. ^ Spiteri, Stephen C. (2013). "In Defence of the Coast (I) - The Bastioned Towers". Arx - International Journal of Military Architecture and Fortification (3): 42–43. Retrieved 21 December 2015. 
Political offices
Preceded by
Öküz Mehmed Pasha
Grand Vizier of the Ottoman Empire
17 November 1616 – 18 January 1619
Succeeded by
Öküz Mehmed Pasha
Preceded by
Hafız Ahmed Pasha
Grand Vizier of the Ottoman Empire
1 December 1626 – 6 April 1628
Succeeded by
Gazi Hüsrev Pasha