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Kovago, Joseph

Born: 1913 AD
Died: 1996 AD
3.2 (63.64%) 11 votes

Hungarian patriot, politician, and freedom fighter


fought in anti-Nazi resistance during World War II


mayor of Budapest 1945-1948, 1956


imprisoned by Soviet-backed regime 1948-1956


freed from prison during revolution of 1956, reelected mayor of Budapest, and attempted to negotiate with Soviets


fled into exile after Soviets crushed revolution

3.2 (63.64%) 11 votes