Some facts from the history of 1956: Hungary

History informative tech: In addition to the history of the 1956 Hungarian Crisis and demonstrations

Dutch newspapers article 1956

The facts of Budapest's history 

October 23.

The 1956 Hungarian revolution in the contemporary dutch newspapers 


One of the Hungarian national holidays is October 23 which is a monumental reminder to all of us about the horrors of totalitarianism and the protracted action against total dictatorship. The echo of the events of October 23 1956 in Hungary filled the world press. The middle stage of humanity’s twentieth-century history: the period of the bipolar world’s Cold War has an effect to this day. The history of Hungary was spent in the isolation of the Iron Curtain. Check out my article about the events of October 23 1956 by clicking here.