Brücke von Andau
The Brücke von Andau (Hungarian: Andaui-híd or Mosontarcsai-hid) is a small bridge over the Einserkanal/Hansági-főcsatorna, a small river which forms part of the border between Austria and Hungar...
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United Nations Security Council Resolution 120
United Nations Security Council Resolution 120, adopted on November 4, 1956, considering the grave situation created by the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in the suppression of the Hungarian peop...
Demands of Hungarian Revolutionaries of 1956
On October 22, 1956, a group of Hungarian students compiled a list of sixteen points containing key national policy demands. Following an anti-Soviet protest march through the Hungarian capital of Bud...
Demands of Hungarian Revolutionaries of 1956 - Wikipedia
Ip massacre
The Ip massacre took place in the early hours of 14 September 1940, in Ip, Sălaj, a village in Northern Transylvania when the Hungarian Army, apparently supported by a local vigilante group, killed 15...
Ip massacre - Wikipedia
Cultural representations of the Hungarian Revolution of 1956
Although the Hungarian Revolution of 1956 failed in its efforts to oust the ruling Communist government of Hungary, the uprising provided inspiration for many artists, writers, poets, composers and fi...
Battle of Mohács
The Battle of Mohács ([ˈmohaːtʃ]; Hungarian: Mohácsi Csata or Mohácsi Vész; Turkish: Mohaç Savaşı or Mohaç Meydan Savaşı; Polish: Bitwa pod Mohaczem; Croatian: Bitka na Mohačkom polju;...
Battle of Mohács - Wikipedia
Hungarian Writers' Union
The Hungarian Writers Union (also known as The Free Union of Hungarian Writers) was founded in 1945 at the end of World War II. Initially the union was intended to be an organizational body through wh...
Stalin Monument (Budapest)
The Stalin Monument in Budapest was completed in December 1951 as a "gift" to Joseph Stalin from the Hungarian People on his seventieth birthday (December 21, 1949). It was torn down on October 23, 1...
Stalin Monument (Budapest) - Wikipedia
State Protection Authority
The State Protection Authority (Hungarian: Államvédelmi Hatóság or ÁVH) was the secret police force of Hungary from 1945 until 1956. It was conceived of as an external appendage of the Soviet Unio...
State Protection Authority - Wikipedia
Datis Nuperrime
Datis nuperrime (1956) is an encyclical of Pope Pius XII concerning the Soviet invasion of Hungary to suppress the Hungarian Revolution of 1956. This is a second encyclical protesting the bloody oppre...
Datis Nuperrime - Wikipedia
For Freedom and Truth
For Freedom and Truth was the last proclamation of the Hungarian National Government written on 4 November 1956 in Budapest, Hungary, during the Hungarian Revolution of 1956, by Minister of State Bibó...
Blood in the Water match
The "Blood in the Water" match (Hungarian: melbourne-i vérfürdő, "Blood bath of Melbourne") was a water polo match between Hungary and the USSR at the 1956 Melbourne Olympics. The match took place on ...
Hungarian Socialist Workers' Party
The Hungarian Socialist Workers' Party (Hungarian: Magyar Szocialista Munkáspárt, MSzMP) was the ruling Marxist–Leninist party of the Hungarian People's Republic between 1956 and 1989. It was orga...
Kunmadaras pogrom
The Kunmadaras pogrom was a post-World War II anti-Semitic pogrom in Kunmadaras, Hungary. The program resulted in the killing of two and wounding of fifteen Jews on 22 May 1946. According to JTA four...
Southern Group of Forces
The Southern Group of Forces (YUGV) was a Soviet Armed Forces formation formed twice following the Second World War, most notably around the time of the Hungarian Revolution of 1956.
Following the...
Treznea massacre
The Treznea massacre occurred in the village of Treznea, Sălaj in north-western Transylvania on 9 September 1940, during the handing over of Northern Transylvania from Romania to Hungary after the Sec...
Treznea massacre - Wikipedia
List of massacres in Hungary
The following is a list of massacres that have occurred in Hungary (numbers may be approximate):
List of massacres in Hungary - Wikipedia
Operation Safe Haven (1957)
Operation Safe Haven was a refugee relocation operation executed by the United States Marine Corps to evacuate 15,570-21,000 of the 200,000 Hungarian refugees to the United States following the Hungar...
Revolutionary Workers'-Peasants' Government of Hungary
The Revolutionary Workers'-Peasants' Government of Hungary (Hungarian: Magyar Forradalmi Munkás-Paraszt Kormány) was formed during the Hungarian Revolution of 1956 with Soviet support with the aim of ...
Hungarian Revolution of 1956
The Hungarian Revolution of 1956 or Hungarian Uprising of 1956 (Hungarian: 1956-os forradalom or felkelés) was a spontaneous nationwide revolt against the government of the Hungarian People's Repu...
Hungarian Revolution of 1956 - Wikipedia
Hungarian Working People's Party
The Hungarian Working People's Party (Hungarian: Magyar Dolgozók Pártja, MDP) was the ruling communist party of Hungary from 1948 to 1956. It was formed by a merger of the Hungarian Communist Part...
Hungarian Working People's Party - Wikipedia
History of Ottoman Hungary
Ottoman Hungary was the territory in modern Hungary which was ruled by the Ottoman Empire from 1541 to 1699. Ottoman rule covered mostly the central and southern territories of the former medieval Kin...
History of Ottoman Hungary - Wikipedia
Miskolc pogrom
The Miskolc pogrom led to death of one accused Jewish black marketeer, the wounding of another, and subsequently the death of a Jewish policeman in Miskolc, Hungary, July 30 and August 1, 1946. Econom...