Imre Nagy

Hungarian politician (died 1958)

Imre Nagy (7 June 1896 - 16 June 1958) was a Hungarian communist politician. He was born in Kaposvár. He was chairman on two occasions. He was executed by hanging in Budapest.

Imre Nagy
44th Prime Minister of Hungary
3rd Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the Hungarian People's Republic
In office
4 July 1953 – 18 April 1955
Preceded byMátyás Rákosi
Succeeded byAndrás Hegedűs
In office
24 October 1956 – 4 November 1956
Preceded byAndrás Hegedűs
Succeeded byJános Kádár
Personal details
Born(1896-06-07)7 June 1896
Kaposvár, Kingdom of Hungary, Austria-Hungary
Died16 June 1958(1958-06-16) (aged 62)
Budapest, Hungarian People's Republic
Political partyHungarian Communist Party,
Hungarian Working People's Party,
Hungarian Socialist Workers' Party
Spouse(s)Mária Égető