Macar Hacı Hasan Pasha

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Hasan Pasha (died 1768), known by the epithets Uzun Hasan Pasha ("the Tall") or Macar Hasan Pasha ("the Hungarian") or Hacı Hasan Pasha ("the Hajji") or Kazıkçı Hasan Pasha ("the Swindler"), was an Ottoman statesman and admiral.[1]

Hasan Pasha served as Kapudan Pasha (grand admiral of the Ottoman Navy) from February to December 1764 and also served as the Ottoman governor of Cyprus (1762), Eğriboz (1762–64), Egypt (1764–65), Van (1767), Marash (1767–68), Trikala (1768), and Belgrade (1768).[1][2] He died in Belgrade while still in office in 1768.[1]

He had his origins in the Janissary corps of the Ottoman army.[1]

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  1. ^ a b c d Mehmet Süreyya (1996) [1890], Nuri Akbayar; Seyit A. Kahraman (eds.), Sicill-i Osmanî (in Turkish), Beşiktaş, Istanbul: Türkiye Kültür Bakanlığı and Türkiye Ekonomik ve Toplumsal Tarih Vakfı, p. 642
  2. ^ Yılmaz Öztuna (1994). Büyük Osmanlı Tarihi: Osmanlı Devleti'nin siyasî, medenî, kültür, teşkilât ve san'at tarihi (in Turkish). 10. Ötüken Neşriyat A.S. pp. 412–416. ISBN 975-437-141-5.
Political offices
Preceded by
Hacı Ahmed Pasha
Ottoman Governor of Egypt
1764–1765
Succeeded by
Silahdar Mahir Hamza Pasha [tr]