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in the U.S.
since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Notable Persons Named Tunc

Tunc was born in 1938.


Tunç Hamarat is a chess player. He holds the title ICCF Grandmaster(1997) and International Correspondence Chess Grandmaster. Tunç was born Tunç Hamarat on December 1st, 1946 in Istanbul.


Tunc was born on April 22nd, 1978 in Ankara.


Tunç was born in 1977 in Bursa. Tunç is also known as Tezel and Tunc.


Tunç Yalçın is a sports team member for the Vefa S.K.


Tunc Behram is an athlete for the İstanbul Güngörenspor.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Tunc

Onno Tunç was a pop music composer and arrangement. He plays Bass guitar, Double bass, Piano, Keyboard instrument, and Guitar. Onno was given the name Ohannes Tunçboyacıyan on December 20th, 1948 in Istanbul. He breathed his last breath on January 14th, 1996.


Irène Tunc was an actress and model. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1955 to 1971. Irène was born on September 25th, 1935 in Nord (French department). She passed away on January 16th, 1972.


Ferhat Tunç is a turkish folk music and protest song musician. He plays Bağlama and Vocals. Ferhat was given the name Ferhat Tunç Yoslun on March 14th, 1964 in Ovacık, Tunceli, Turkey.


Ayfer was born in 1964 in Adapazarı.


Ramazan Tunç is a soccer player for the MKE Ankaragücü, Gaziantepspor, Diyarbakırspor, Osmanlıspor, Şekerspor A.Ş., Polatlı Bugsaşspor, Turkey national under-21 football team, and Turkey national football team. Ramazan was born on September 17th, 1975 in Gümüşhane.


Mehmet Zeki Tunc is a sports team member for the SG Wattenscheid 09.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Tunc U.S.
  White 90.10% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Tunc

People with the last name Tunc are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Tunc

  • How Popular is the name Tunc? As a last name Tunc was the 159,712th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Tunc first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Tunc is Friday, September 25th, 1925.
  • How unique is the name Tunc? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Tunc. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Tunc: Your name in reverse order is Cnut. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Cnut. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Tunc? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 101 people with the last name Tunc.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tunc? Tunc is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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