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Occhiali (also Uluj Ali, Turkish: Uluç Ali{{#invoke:Category handler|main}} Reis, later Uluç Ali Paşa and finally Kılıç Ali Paşa; 1519 - 21 June 1587), a convert to Islam, was a corsair (privateer) who later became an Ottoman admiral (Reis), Bey of the Regency of Algiers, and finally Grand Admiral (Kapudan Pasha) of the Ottoman Fleet in the 16th century.

Born Giovanni Dionigi Galeni, he was also known by several other names in the Christian countries of the Mediterranean and in the literature also appears under various names. Miguel de Cervantes called him Uchali in chapter XXXIX of his Don Quixote de la Mancha. Elsewhere he was simply called Ali Pasha. John Wolf, in his The Barbary Coast, refers to him as Euldj Ali.


Occhiali sections
Intro   Early life    Pasha of Algiers    Lepanto   [[Occhiali?section=_Kapudan_Pasha_(1572 \u2013_1587)_| Kapudan Pasha (1572 \u2013 1587) ]]   Legacy    See also   References  Sources  

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Occhiali (also Uluj Ali, Turkish: Uluç Ali{{#invoke:Category handler|main}} Reis, later Uluç Ali Paşa and finally Kılıç Ali Paşa; 1519 - 21 June 1587), a convert to Islam, was a corsair (privateer) who later became an Ottoman admiral (Reis), Bey of the Regency of Algiers, and finally Grand Admiral (Kapudan Pasha) of the Ottoman Fleet in the 16th century.

Born Giovanni Dionigi Galeni, he was also known by several other names in the Christian countries of the Mediterranean and in the literature also appears under various names. Miguel de Cervantes called him Uchali in chapter XXXIX of his Don Quixote de la Mancha. Elsewhere he was simply called Ali Pasha. John Wolf, in his The Barbary Coast, refers to him as Euldj Ali.


Occhiali sections
Intro   Early life    Pasha of Algiers    Lepanto   [[Occhiali?section=_Kapudan_Pasha_(1572&nbsp;\u2013_1587)_| Kapudan Pasha (1572&nbsp;\u2013 1587) ]]   Legacy    See also   References  Sources  

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