Jozsef Revai

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Birthday
12, 1898
Birthplace
Hungary
Death Date
Aug 4, 1959 (60)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
12, 1898
Birthplace
Hungary
Death Date
Aug 4, 1959 (60)

About

Hungarian politician who served as Minister of Culture from 1949 to 1953 and was a founder of the Communist Party of Hungary.

Before Fame

He spent ten years in the Soviet Union during the 1930s and '40s.

Trivia

His Communist Party of Hungary was re-named the Hungarian Working People's Party in 1948. The party further morphed into the Hungarian Socialist Workers' Party.

Family Life

He was born into a Jewish family in Budapest, Hungary.

Associated With

He was a contemporary of Austrian-born philosopher and fellow Communist, Arthur Koestler.