Electronics engineer and humanist. Born as Dénes Gábor, in Budapest, Hungary. He worked in Germany for several years, but moved to England when Adolf Hitler came to power. he invented holography in...
Person, Engineering, Germany, Hungary
Inventor and industrialist. Born in Csorna, Hungary. Worked in Vienna before emigrating to America. Returned to Vienna where he entered a partnership making equipment for hectographs (an early form...
Person, Engineering, Austria, France, Hungary, USA
Chief Rabbi of the British Empire. Born Slovakia, then part of Hungary. When he was aged 11 the family moved to New York. Worked for a time as a rabbi in Johannesburg. 1911 returned to New York...
Person, Religion, Hungary, South Africa, USA
Escape artist. Born Erik Weisz in Budapest. Later names include: Ehrich Weiss, Harry Weiss. The family moved to the US in 1878. Married fellow performer, Bess, in 1894 and she was his stage ass...
Person, Seriously Famous, Theatre, Hungary, USA
From their (Picture source) website: "Dedicated to enhancing knowledge and appreciation of Hungarian culture, the Balassi Institute Hungarian Cultural Center organises and supports a wide spectrum ...
Group, Community / Clubs, Hungary
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Died: 26/2/2009, 12 years ago
Person, Humour, TV & Radio
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