János Kádár

1912 - 1989

János Kádár

János Kádár (; Hungarian: [ˈjaːnoʃ ˈkaːdaːr]; 26 May 1912 – 6 July 1989) was a Hungarian communist leader and the General Secretary of the Hungarian Socialist Workers' Party, presiding over the country from 1956 until his retirement in 1988. His 32-year term as General Secretary covered most of the period the People's Republic of Hungary existed. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of János Kádár has received more than 356,112 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,049th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, János Kádár ranks 1,044 out of 14,801Before him are Mary, Queen of Hungary, Hamid Karzai, Abd el-Krim, William Jennings Bryan, Quintus Fabius Maximus Verrucosus, and Princess Ludovika of Bavaria. After him are Abu Sufyan ibn Harb, Yu the Great, Kara Mustafa Pasha, Leo V the Armenian, Avitus, and Peter I of Serbia.

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Among people born in 1912, János Kádár ranks 15Before him are Michelangelo Antonioni, Otto von Habsburg, John Cage, Alfredo Stroessner, Clara Petacci, and Raoul Wallenberg. After him are Heinrich Harrer, Jorge Amado, Carlo Ponti, Chuck Jones, Khalid of Saudi Arabia, and Hanna Reitsch. Among people deceased in 1989, János Kádár ranks 19Before him are Zita of Bourbon-Parma, Osamu Tezuka, Andrei Gromyko, Lee Van Cleef, Bette Davis, and Laurence Olivier. After him are Sándor Márai, Vladimir Horowitz, Hu Yaobang, Dolores Ibárruri, Franz Joseph II, Prince of Liechtenstein, and Silvana Mangano.

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In Croatia

Among people born in Croatia, János Kádár ranks 8 out of 376Before him are Diocletian (244), Rüstem Pasha (1500), Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa (-63), Valens (328), Valentinian I (321), and Pope John IV (600). After him are Roger Joseph Boscovich (1711), Leopold Ružička (1887), Pope Caius (250), Franz von Suppé (1819), Laura Antonelli (1941), and Aloysius Stepinac (1898).

Among POLITICIANS In Croatia

Among politicians born in Croatia, János Kádár ranks 5Before him are Diocletian (244), Rüstem Pasha (1500), Valens (328), and Valentinian I (321). After him are Crispus (305), Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović (1968), Joanna II of Naples (1373), Tomislav of Croatia (null), Stjepan Radić (1871), Ivan Ribar (1881), and Veljko Kadijević (1925).

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