" Cumhuriyeti Biz Kurduk, Onu Yaşatacak Yükseltecek Olan Sizlersiniz "
Gazi Mustafa Kemal Atatürk
Nice 90 Yaşlara, canım Türkiyem!
29 October in Turkey
On 29 October 1923, the Turkish constitution was
amended and Turkey became a republic. This formally declared the
dissolution of the Ottoman Empire. Republic Day (Turkish: Cumhuriyet
Bayramı) is celebrated throughout Turkey and Northern Cyprus every year.
Commemorative events usually begin in the afternoon on the previous day. In
observance of the holiday, government offices and schools close for a day.
Also, there are fireworks shows in all cities of Turkey.