Old Photos: Hungarian Revolution of 1956 | Kansas City With The Russian Accent
Once, while I was walking somewhere with my Father, we met one of his patients. The guy had a pronounced limp. "He damaged his leg parachuting into Hungary in 1956", my Dad told me when the guy schlepped away. For a long time this was all I've ever heard about the Hungarian Uprising of 1956. […]
Blood in the water: Hungary's 1956 water polo gold
BBC World Service tells the story behind one of the most highly-charged battles in Olympic history - the "Blood in the Water" match between Hungary and the Soviet Union in 1956.
ERICH LESSING - HUNGARIAN REVOLUTION 1956 The beginning of the De-Stalinization period in Hungary favoured the development of an opposition movement, particularly among students and intellectuals....