Dániel Gyurta ( born Budapest ) is a Hungarian swimmer, Olympic gold and silver medalist, two-time world and European champion Hungarian swimmer. The most successful Hungarian men's race is still an active swimmer.
Dr. Bela Schick was a Hungarian-born American pediatrician. He discovered a cure for diptheria. The Schick test is given to every newborn. He joined the Medicine Faculty of the University of Vienna where he remained until 1923 when he came to the U.S. His discovery of a test for susceptibility to diphtheria ("the Schick test") made him world famous. Schick made important studies on scarlet fever, tuberculosis, and the nutrition for infants.
Ferenc Puskas--- scored an incredible 83 goals in 84 appearances for Hungary. FIFA now names an award after him for the 'Best goal of the year'. Here he is from right) with legendary Real Madrid teammates Kopa, Rial, Di Stefano & Gento.
n 33 days after the Soviet Army invaded Hungary, the two nations faced each other in an Olympic water polo match, known as the “Blood in the Water match.” Hungary defeated the Soviet Union and went on to win the gold medal.