Piri Mehmed Pasha

This is an Ottoman Turkish style name. Mehmed is the given name, the title is Pasha, and there is no family name.

A miniature of Piri Mehmed Pasha
Grand Vizier of the Ottoman Empire
In office
25 January 1518  27 June 1523
Monarch Selim I, Suleiman I
Preceded by Yunus Pasha
Succeeded by Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha
Personal details
Born Aksaray, Ottoman Empire
Died 1533
Silivri, Ottoman Empire
Nationality Turkish
Religion Islam

Piri Mehmed Pasha (died 1533, Silivri) was an Ottoman Turk statesman.[1][2] He was grand vizier of the Ottoman Empire from 1517 to 1523.[3]


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  1. Danişmend (1971), p. 15.
  2. Peirce,L.The Imperial Harem: Women and Sovereignty in the Ottoman Empire,pg.304
  3. İsmail Hâmi Danişmend, Osmanlı Devlet Erkânı, Türkiye Yayınevi, İstanbul, 1971, p. 15. (Turkish)
Political offices
Preceded by
Yunus Pasha
Grand Vizier of the Ottoman Empire
25 January 1518 – 27 June 1523
Succeeded by
Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha

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