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The Hungarian Revolution of 1956 against the Hungarian People's Republic and its Soviet policies was the first major threat to Soviet control since WW II and started the downfall of the Soviet Union. It began as a student demonstration through central Budapest on 23 October and spread so that the government collapsed. On 4 November, a Soviet force invaded Hungary and resistance ended on 10 November. Over 2,500 Hungarians and 700 Soviet troops were killed and 200,000 Hungarians fled as refugees
October 23,1956: The Hungarian revolution takes place when "Hungarians declare[d] their independence against Soviet rule."

October 1956 - The Hungarian revolution takes place when "Hungarians declare[d] their independence against Soviet rule.

Stalin head,  Hungarian Revolution, 1956. The Hungarian Revolution was a spontaneous nationwide revolt against the government of the People's Republic of Hungary and its Soviet-imposed policies, October 23-November 10. It was the first major threat to Soviet control in Eastern Europe since World War II.  My father fought as a child and subsequently fled to America to avoid execution.

Stalin head, Hungarian Revolution, The Hungarian Revolution was a…

The Hungarian Revolution of 1956 ― A spontaneous nationwide revolt against the government of the People's Republic of Hungary and its Soviet-imposed policies, lasting from 23 October until 10 November 1956. The revolt began as a student demonstration which attracted thousands as it marched through central Budapest to the Parliament building. A student delegation entering the radio building in an attempt to broadcast its demands was detained.

The Hungarian Revolution of 1956 was a spontaneous nationwide revolt against the government of the People's Republic of Hungary and its Soviet-imposed policies, lasting from 23 October until 10 November

The Hungarian Revolution began with a first mass-rally in Budapest on October 23,1956. It was crushed by Soviet tanks and artillery after days of street-fighting. Destroyed Soviet tanks and artillery on Erzsebet Koerut in downtown Budapest, an insurgent member of the Hungarian Army. 1956. Erich Lessing photography

Destroyed Soviet tanks and artillery on Erzsebet Koerut in downtown Budapest, an insurgent member of the Hungarian Army.

Hungarian Revolution 1956

PlazmaKeks World Of Tanks: Hungarian Revolution Of 1956

23rd October 1956, Students of Eötvös Loránd University, Józef Bem monument in Budapest

The Hungarian American Memorial Committee is dedicated to build a suitable memorial in New York City to honor the spirit and heroes of the Hungarian Revolution of

The 1956 HUNGARIAN REVOLUTION  A History in Documents

Csaba Békés: The 1956 Hungarian Revolution - A History in Documents

HUNGARY. Budapest. 1956.  The Hungarian Revolution began with a first mass-rally in Budapest on October 23,1956.It was crushed by Soviet troops after days of streetfighting.In front of the just-conquered Headquarters of AVO,the feared Secret Police,insurgents burn Soviet flags.

The Hungarian Revolution began with a first mass-rally in Budapest on October was crushed by Soviet troops after days of streetfighting.In front of the just-conquered Headquarters of AVO,the feared Secret Police,insurgents burn Soviet flags.

April 17, 1955 – Imre Nagy, the communist Premier of Hungary, is ousted for being too moderate.

Imre Nagy- led the Hungarian Revolution of 1956 that was crushed by the Soviet Union. He was executed 2 years later

History: Hungary - 1956 revolution | socialistworld.net

Hungarians gather around the head of the toppled Stalin Monument in Budapest, 23 October - 10 November 1956

1956 Hungarian Revolution: Freedom fighters were doing a great job toppling the communists until the Red Army arrived

1956 Hungarian Revolution: Freedom fighters were doing a great job toppling the communists until the Red Army arrived (Stupid tanks).

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