Mimar Hayreddin (15th -16th century):
Mimar Hayreddin is the architect who built Sultan Bayezid II’s (1481-1512) complex in Edirne. His name is mentioned in the Bursa Pilinç Hanı as a repairer (meremmetçi). It is also written in a document dated 1511 that he was the Chief Canal Planner (baş suyolcu). Hayreddin was a precursor of the tradition of Ottoman Classic Architecture. It is believed that he was a master of Mimar Sinan.