Hungarian Revolution 1956

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LIFE magazine article on Hungary's women during the 1956 revolution against the Soviet Union. article A Rip in the Iron Curtain: Photos From the Hungarian Revolution, 1956 Women In History, World History, Adele, Budapest, Warsaw Pact, Magazine Articles, My Heritage, Soviet Union, Life Magazine

The Most Iconic Photographs of All Time - LIFE

Recalling the 1956 Hungarian uprising against the Soviet Union through photographs by the great Michael Rougier.

1956 Michael Rougier: the Hungarian Revolution; resistance fighter pointing machine gun, out of a car captured from security police, during popular uprising against Communist-backed government.© Time Inc. Soviet Army, Freedom Fighters, Guerrilla, Cold War, Eastern Europe, Military History, World History, World War Two, Historical Photos

Days Gone By

A resistance fighter aiming a machine gun that was captured from police during a popular uprising against the Communist-backed government. Photograph by Michael Rougier. Budapest, Hungary, October...

During the 1956 Hungarian Revolution, this was the Flag of Hungary: with the communist coat of arms cut out. The flag with a hole became the symbol of the revolution. (Photographed at the "Corvin köz") Hungarian Flag, World History Facts, History Quotes, Budapest Hungary, Budapest City, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Historical Photos, Past

Flag of Hungary, 1956, with the communist coat of arms cut out. The flag with a hole became the symbol of the revolution. (Photographed at the "Corvin köz") Source: Wikpedia

LEST WE FORGET Erich Lessing: Budapest, October © Erich Lessing/Magnum Photos The Hungarian Uprising- The Russian Communist emblem cut out of the Hungarian flag Hungarian Flag, Hammer And Sickle, Forget, Magnum Photos, Budapest Hungary, Cold War, Old Pictures, Historical Photos, Second World

Budapest, October 1956. © Erich Lessing/Magnum Photos. The Hungarian Uprising- The Soviet Communist emblem cut out of the Hungarian flag

operatorsgonnaoperate: “ József Tibor Fejes, a young Hungarian identified by C. Chivers in The Gun as ‘the first known insurgent to carry an ‘Fejes obtained his prize after Soviet soldiers. Budapest, Hungary History, World Conflicts, Political Events, Insurgent, Cold War, Eastern Europe, Arms Race, Revolutionaries

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operatorsgonnaoperate: “ József Tibor Fejes, a young Hungarian identified by C. J. Chivers in The Gun as ‘the first known insurgent to carry an AK-47.’, ‘Fejes obtained his prize after Soviet soldiers...

The Hungarian Revolution of taken from the BBC's "History File." The 1956 Hungarian Revolution was the first tear in the Iron Curtain. Bbc History, Archive Video, Anarchism, Historical Images, Budapest Hungary, Documentary Film, Cold War, Eastern Europe, Revolution

The 1956 Hungarian Revolution by the BBC

The Hungarian Revolution of 1956, taken from the BBC's "History File." The 1956 Hungarian Revolution was the first tear in the Iron Curtain. Hungarians from ...

““Russians go home!” The Hungarian Revolution - Budapest 1956 ” World Conflicts, November, Budapest Hungary, Old Photos, Around The Worlds, Pictures, Revolutions, Communism, Cold War

Historical Times

If you don't know history, then you don't know anything. You are a leaf that doesn't know it is part...