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a statue holding a guitar overlooking the bay beside 2 glass-encased motorcycles and a small nook containing his memorabilia is amasra's home-grown talent - Barış Akarsu.

Born June 29, 1979 Baris was a Turkish rock musician and actor who became famous in 2004 after winning at Akademi Türkiye. Had 2 studio albums released and the lead star of a comedy sitcom entitled Yalancı Yarim (My Lying Lover).

On his birthday he was badly injured in a car accident on his way from a charity concert for children and died consequently after less than a week at the age of 28.

The statue and his memorabilia right at the plaza near the bay and the municipality building was erected in his honor.


Address: amasra, bartin

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  • Written Oct 11, 2009
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