Yusuf Ziya Pasha

Yusuf Ziya

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Ottoman Ambassador to United States
In office
14 June 1910 – 1914
Monarch Mehmed V
Personal details
Born 1849
Ottoman Empire
Died 1929 (aged 79–80)
Istanbul (known in English at the time as Constantinople), Turkey
Nationality  Ottoman (1849-1922)
 Turkish (1922-1929)

Yusuf Ziya Pasha (1849 – 1929[1]), also known as Youssouf Zia Pacha, was an Ottoman politician and government minister, who was one of the figureheads of the Committee of Union and Progress (CUP). He was the Ottoman ambassador to the United States from June 14, 1910 to 1914.[2]

His residence was Perili Köşk in Constantinople (now Istanbul) (originally known as the Yusuf Ziya Pasha Mansion). The building currently houses the headquarters of Borusan and the Borusan Contemporary art museum.


  1. ^ http://www.eksd.org.tr/yusuf-ziya-pasa/
  2. ^ McSpadden, Joseph Walker (1914). American Statesman. Youssouf Zia Pacha, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary

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