Gyula Horn

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Gyula Horn

Gyula Horn (5 July 1932 – 19 June 2013) was a Hungarian socialist politician who was Prime Minister of Hungary from 15 July 1994 until 6 July 1998.

Horn was born in Budapest. He played a major role in the demolishing of the Iron Curtain (Berlin Wall) in the German Democratic Republic in 1989.

In 1990, Horn won the Charlemagne Prize.

Horn died in Budapest on 19 June 2013 from a brain disorder, at the age of 80.[1]

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