Nagy Imre Memorial House

THE IMRE NAGY  FOUNDATION

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The Foundation was founded by Erzsébet Nagy, daughter of Imre Nagy, the martyr prime minister, and registered under registration number 193 by decree 62.601/1990/1, Par. 8 of the Budapest Court on 14th May 1990.

The seat of the Foundation is 43, Orsó utca, Budapest 1026.
The account number of the Foundation: Budapest Bank Nyrt. 10103173-44498200-00000009

The mission of the Foundation is to keep alive the memory of Imre Nagy, the prime minister of the 1956 revolution and freedom fight, to preserve his intellectual and moral legacy, make his career and political oeuvre public knowledge and promote the values he advocated (national identity, the unity and traditions of the country, democracy and tolerance, universal human rights also in the social sense). The purpose of the Imre Nagy Memorial House is to meet these goals through setting up the exhibition, organising events and academic conferences, and publishing various materials about the 1956 revolution and the person of Imre Nagy.



BOARD OF TRUSTEES

Kende Péter

Péter Kende

external member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, sociologist and political essayist, chairman of the board of the Foundation: Documentation and Research Institute of the Revolution 1956 (1956 Institute) chairman of the editorial board of ”Politikatudományi Szemle” (Political Science Review)

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Katalin Jánosi

artist, granddaughter of the martyr Prime Minister Imre Nagy, exercising the rights of the founder curator’s

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dr. Lajos Gecsényi

archivist, Historian, honorary professor, levéltáros, történész, member of the Committee on History of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, retired director-general of the Hungarian National Archives.

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dr. Gyula Csoma

pedagogical writer and researcher, retired university professor

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dr. Magdolna Baráth

historian, university professor, head of the Documentation Department of the State Security Services Historical Archives.

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Tibor Méray

writer (Kossuth Prize winner), journalist

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dr. János Pótó

historian, university professor, senior research fellow and theme group leader at the Research Center for the Humanities of the Institute of History of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences.

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dr. János Rainer M.

historian, doctor of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, director of the Documentation and Research Institute of the 1956 Revolution (1956 Institute), professor of the Depertment for Contemporary Hungarian History at the Eszterházy Károly College in Eger.

László Rajk

László Rajk

Architect, designer

THE FOUNDER OF THE FOUNDATION

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Erzsébet Nagy
(1927–2008)

REPRESENTATIVES OF THE FOUNDATION


Péter Kende (Chairman)
Dr. János Pótó, Director of the Imre Nagy Memorial House
Gyula Csoma
dr. Lajos Gecsény

DIRECTORS OF THE IMRE NAGY MEMORIAL HOUSE WERE

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János Vészi

(1927–2003)

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József Sipos

(1948–)

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Bence Feith

(1947–2012)

Lajos Gecsényi

dr. Lajos Gecsényi

(1942–)

 

MTA Imre Nagy Memorial House
43. Orsó street, H-1026 Budapest
Phone/fax: +36-1-392-5011, +36-1-392-5012

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