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Famous Hungarian Poets - Famous Poets from Hungary

This famous Hungarian poets section is an educational source of information and inspiration featuring reknown Hungarian poets. Here you will find famous poets of our time and times past from Hungary.

 
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Ady, Endre

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Endre Ady (November 22, 1877 - January 27, 1919) was a Hungarian poet.. Hungarian poet
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Arany, János

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János Arany, the greatest poet of Hungary after Petöfi, was born at Nagy-Szalontá on the 2nd of March 1817, the son of György Arany and Sara Mégyeri.
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Baba, Gül

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Gül Baba (died 1541), also known as Cafer, was an Ottoman Bektashi dervish poet and companion of Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent who took part in a number of campaigns in Europe from the reign of Mehmed II onwards.. Ottoman Bektashi dervish poet and companion of Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent
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Bacsanyi, Janos

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Janos Bacsanyi (1763-1845), Hungarian poet, was born at Tapolcza on the 11th of May 1763.
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Baghy, Julio

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Julio Baghy (13 January 1891, Szeged – 18 March 1967, Budapest) was a Hungarian actor and one of the leading authors of the Esperanto movement. He is the author of several famous novels but it is particularly in the field of poetry that he proved his mastery of Esperanto.. Hungarian actor and one of the leading authors of the Esperanto movement; wrote Esperanto poetry
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Bajza, József

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József Bajza (boi´za), Hungarian lyric poet, historian, and critic, born 1804, died 1858. As contributor to and editor of various periodicals he played an important part in the development of modern Hungarian literature and drama. A volume of his poems, of high merit, was published in 1835. He also translated a collection of foreign dramas, and edited a series of historical works.
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Csokonai, Mihaly Vitez

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Hungarian poet, was born at Debreczen in 1773.
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Erdélyi, János

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Hungarian poet and author, was born in 1814 at Kapos, in the county of Ungvár, and educated at the Protestant college of Sárospatak.
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Fáy, András

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Hungarian poet and author, was born on the 30th of May 1786, at Kohány in the county of Zemplin, and was educated for the law at the Protestant college of Sárospatak.
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Kalocsay, Kálmán

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Kálmán Kalocsay (October 6, 1891 - February 27, 1976), in Hungarian name order Kalocsay Kálmán (pronounced ) is one of the foremost figures in the history of Esperanto literature. He left a rich legacy to the language and culture of Esperanto in his original poetry and his translations of literary works from his native Hungarian and other languages of Europe.. Hungarian poet; one of the foremost figures in the history of Esperanto literature
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Kosztolányi, Dezso

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Dezso Kosztolányi (1885–1936) Hungarian poet and prose writer
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Saba, Umberto

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Umberto Poli (9 March 1883–26 August 1957) was an Italian poet and novelist, born in the cosmopolitan Mediterranean port of Trieste when it was the fourth largest city of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. Poli assumed the nom de plume "Saba" in 1910, and his name was officially changed to Umberto Saba in 1928. From 1919 he was the proprietor of an antiquarian bookshop in Trieste. He suffered from depression all his adult life.. Italian poet and novelist
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Szabó, Lorinc

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Lorinc Szabó (1900–1957), Hungarian poet and literary translator

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