He was born in Mersin, Turkey in 1928. He moved to Istanbul with his family in his early childhood. He finished his secondary education at Galatasaray Lisesi and high school education at Robert College in Istanbul. Then he went to the USA for a university degree and graduated from the theatre department at Yale University. Having finished his education he returned to Turkey and started his theatrical career at "Küçük Sahne" which was directed by Muhsin Ertuğrul.
Prof. Dr. Altan Onat as a Philosopher of Science and a Witness of Modern Cardiology's Recent history/ Cagdas Kardiyoloji Yakin Tarihinin Bir Tanigi Ve Bilim Dusunuru Olarak Prof. Dr. Altan Onat
Mar 01, 2011; Bu sayida ulkemizin Kardiyoloji alanindaki en seckin akademisyenlerinden biri, kelimenin en genis anlamiyla duayen bir isim olan...