Famous Hungarians

On this board we collect you the most famous Hungarians, to give you an idea why Hungarians are such a proud nation.
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Rubik Ernő Fotó: Maik Wiesegart

Rubik Ernő Fotó: Maik Wiesegart

Hungarian Mr Universe and actor Mickey Hargitay (1926-2006) was the husband of Hollywood sex symbol Jayne Mansfield and the father of 4 children including Mariska Hargitay, who herself became Miss Beverly Hills and is currently a popular US actress in the Law and Order series. Mickey was an acrobat and champion speed skater in his younger years and fought as a partisan in WWII, after which he moved to the US.

Hungarian Mr Universe and actor Mickey Hargitay (1926-2006) was the husband of Hollywood sex symbol Jayne Mansfield and the father of 4 children including Mariska Hargitay, who herself became Miss Beverly Hills and is currently a popular US actress in the Law and Order series. Mickey was an acrobat and champion speed skater in his younger years and fought as a partisan in WWII, after which he moved to the US.

Dániel Gyurta ( born 1989, 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. - olimpiai arany- és ezüstérmes, kétszeres világ- és Európa-bajnok magyar úszó. A legsikeresebb, jelenleg is aktív magyar férfi versenyúszó.

Dániel Gyurta ( born 1989, 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. - olimpiai arany- és ezüstérmes, kétszeres világ- és Európa-bajnok magyar úszó. A legsikeresebb, jelenleg is aktív magyar férfi versenyúszó.

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.

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.

Vilmos Zsigmond, Hungarian cinematoprapher. won Oscar for the Close Encounters of the Third Kind in 1977, has 3 other Oscar nominatoins and won Lifetime Achievement Award in 1999 from the ASC in the US.

Vilmos Zsigmond, Hungarian cinematoprapher. won Oscar for the Close Encounters of the Third Kind in 1977, has 3 other Oscar nominatoins and won Lifetime Achievement Award in 1999 from the ASC in the US.

Krisztina Egerszegi (born in 1974, Budapest, Hungary) is a Hungarian former world record holding swimmer and one of the greatest Hungarian Olympic champions of the modern era. She is a three time Olympian ( in 1988 - she was 14 years old!, 1992 and 1996) and five time Olympic champion; and one of three individuals (Dawn Fraser and Michael Phelps being other two) to have ever won the same swimming event at three Summer Olympics.

Krisztina Egerszegi (born in 1974, Budapest, Hungary) is a Hungarian former world record holding swimmer and one of the greatest Hungarian Olympic champions of the modern era. She is a three time Olympian ( in 1988 - she was 14 years old!, 1992 and 1996) and five time Olympic champion; and one of three individuals (Dawn Fraser and Michael Phelps being other two) to have ever won the same swimming event at three Summer Olympics.

Ady Endre, Babits Mihály  Writers  Hungary Writers hungarian writers

Ady Endre, Babits Mihály Writers Hungary Writers hungarian writers

Possible Guest George Lang - A Hungarian émigré who barely escaped World War II alive, Lang was a concert violinist before entering New York's food world. He managed the Four Seasons restaurant during its heyday. He traveled the world, recruiting chefs for the 1964 World's Fair. However, it's in the role of food historian, storyteller that we enjoy Lang most. George Lang's Cuisine of Hungary (Atheneum,1971) is a mix of history, myth, and mirth, with recipes for the classic foods he grew up…

George Lang

Possible Guest George Lang - A Hungarian émigré who barely escaped World War II alive, Lang was a concert violinist before entering New York's food world. He managed the Four Seasons restaurant during its heyday. He traveled the world, recruiting chefs for the 1964 World's Fair. However, it's in the role of food historian, storyteller that we enjoy Lang most. George Lang's Cuisine of Hungary (Atheneum,1971) is a mix of history, myth, and mirth, with recipes for the classic foods he grew up…

Sári Gábor (born 6 February 1917), known as Zsa Zsa Gabor, is a Hungarian-born American actress, who acted in supporting roles in movies, on Broadway, and occasionally on television. Gabor was also a socialite. She began her stage career in Vienna, Austria, at the age of 15, and was crowned Miss Hungary in 1936. She emigrated to the United States in 1941 and became a sought-after actress with “European flair and style”, with a personality that “exuded charm and grace”.

Zsa Zsa Gabor: Euro Darling

Sári Gábor (born 6 February 1917), known as Zsa Zsa Gabor, is a Hungarian-born American actress, who acted in supporting roles in movies, on Broadway, and occasionally on television. Gabor was also a socialite. She began her stage career in Vienna, Austria, at the age of 15, and was crowned Miss Hungary in 1936. She emigrated to the United States in 1941 and became a sought-after actress with “European flair and style”, with a personality that “exuded charm and grace”.

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Tamas Darnyi,4-time  Hungarian Olympic Champion (Men's 400 m Individual Medley, 	Men's 200 m Individual Medley in 1988 Seoul and 1992 Barcelona)

Tamas Darnyi,4-time Hungarian Olympic Champion (Men's 400 m Individual Medley, Men's 200 m Individual Medley in 1988 Seoul and 1992 Barcelona)

Mark Spitz won seven gold medals at the 1972 Munich games. The man was the most decorated Olympic athlete until that Phelps guy stole his thunder. Phelps also tried to one up Spitz Lip Strip. One thing is for certain, Spitz isn't just "treading water" in that department. Sorry Michael, can't win em all....

Mark Spitz won seven gold medals at the 1972 Munich games. The man was the most decorated Olympic athlete until that Phelps guy stole his thunder. Phelps also tried to one up Spitz Lip Strip. One thing is for certain, Spitz isn't just "treading water" in that department. Sorry Michael, can't win em all....

Ian Thorpe

Ian Thorpe

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Pallanuoto, la foto di gruppo è sott'acqua: l'album degli ungheresi - Repubblica.it

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Oscar Pistorius...How Can We Not Be Inspired By Him?!

Caple: Pistorius is Games' greatest feel-good story

Oscar Pistorius...How Can We Not Be Inspired By Him?!

2012 USA Women's Water Polo Team - Gold Medal Winners

2012 USA Women's Water Polo Team - Gold Medal Winners

Berki Krisztián. Absolutely one of my Gold-favorites for London.

Berki Krisztián. Absolutely one of my Gold-favorites for London.

Laszlo Cseh. Swimming. Hungary.

Laszlo Cseh. Swimming. Hungary.

19 year old Maggie Steffens Scores 7 goals in the first Womens #US #WaterPolo game against #Hungary.

19 year old Maggie Steffens Scores 7 goals in the first Womens #US #WaterPolo game against #Hungary.

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