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- used in reference to the country of Turkey
Turkey , known officially as the Republic of Turkey , is a Eurasian country located in Western Asia and in East Thrace in Southeastern Europe...
or the Turks
It can also refer to the following:
- Cesare Turco
Cesare Turco was an Italian painter of the Renaissance period. He was born in Ischitella near Foggia. He was a pupil of Giovanni Antonio d'Amato but afterwards studied under Andrea Sabbatini. He painted for the churches and public buildings of Naples. He painted the Baptism of Christ by St...
(c.1510- c.1560), Italian Renaissance painter
- Enzo Turco
Enzo Turco or Enzo Turk was an Italian film actor. He appeared in 39 films between 1939 and 1972.He was born in Florence, Italy and died in Bracciano, Italy.-Selected filmography:* Partenza ore 7...
(1902–1983), Italian film actor
- Giulia Turco
Giulia Turco, , or Giulia Turco Lazzari , was a baroness best known as a naturalist and writer in her native Trento, Italy. She was married to the Venetian musician Raffaello Lazzari....
(1848–1912), Baroness from Trento, Italy
- Lewis Turco
Lewis P. Turco , is an American poet, teacher, and writer of fiction and non-fiction. Turco is an advocate for Formalist poetry in the United States.-Life and work:...
(born 1934), American writer
- Livia Turco
Livia Turco is an Italian politician, member of the Democratic Party .She came from a working class background in Morozzo, Cuneo and studied in Cuneo and Torino. In Torino she began her political career by becoming onvolved with the communist party, becoming a deputy in 1987...
(born 1955), Italian politician
- Marty Turco
Marty Turco is a Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender who is currently an unrestricted free agent. He has played professionally with the Dallas Stars and Chicago Blackhawks. Because of his puckhandling prowess, Canadian hockey personality Don Cherry named Turco: "the smartest goalie in the...
(born 1975), Canadian hockey player
- Ottaviano Del Turco
Ottaviano Del Turco is an Italian politician. After a career in trade unionism in the Italian General Confederation of Labour Del Turco rose to the top of Bettino Craxi's Italian Socialist Party before it was swept away in the Tangentopoli scandals of 1992-94.Del Turco was the president of the...
(born 1944), Italian politician and syndicalist
- Paige Turco
Jean Paige Turco is an American actress. She is known for playing April O'Neil in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III.-Early life:...
(born 1965), American actress
- Peppino Turco
Giuseppe “Peppino” Turco was an Italian songwriter.Turco was born in Naples. Initially he was a renowned journalist and poet, collaborating with the satirical newspaper Capitan Fracassa in Rome and various Neapolitan periodicals...
(1846–1907), Italian journalist and songwriter
- Rosselli del Turco
The Rosselli Del Turco are an historic noble family from Florence, Italy. Their origins date to the union of the Rosselli family and the Del Turco family in 1727.-History:...
, family from Florence, Italy
- Stefano Rosselli del Turco
Stefano Rosselli Del Turco, marquis, was an Italian chess master.He played in all first ten Italian championships, and was twice Italian Champion...
(1877–1947), Italian chess master
- Turco (family)
The Turco, Turchi, Turci or sometimes Turco dei De Castello family's rise to prominence originated in 12th century Asti, Italy, and later the surrounding comunes of Frinco, Mombercelli, Montemagno, Tonco, Viale, and in part Barbaresco, Neive, Revigliasco d'Asti and Savigliano...
, Medieval noble families from Asti and Verona, Italy