Hungary after World War I.
||Government of Istvan Tisza, who ahs already been in politics for 20 years.
||Austria-Hungary is swept into war alongside Germany and 1 million are killed in action.
|October 31, 1918
||Bourgeois, democratic revolution and Mihaly Karolyi's government.
|March 21, 1919
||Bela Kun's Communist Party sets up a Council Republic which only
lasts 133 days. This period will always be remembered as the era of the
||With the assistance of the Romanian army, Miklos Horthy, an administrate
in a country which now has no coastline, establishes himself as Regent
of the Kingdom of Hungary. A reign of "white terror" is to follow.
|June 4, 1920
||The treaty of Treanon imposed by the Allies, deprives Hungary of two
thirds of it's territory and half of it's population. Hungarian
resentment runs high and is further stirred up by the Horthy regime
which makes the treaty the principal target of its propaganda. Hitler
and Mussolini are to exploit this situation. The first anti Semite law,
introducing a numerous clausus in universities.