Viktor Orbán

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Viktor Orbán
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Viktor Orbán in Brussels (2011)
Prime Minister of Hungary
Assumed office
29 May 2010
PresidentLászló Sólyom
Pál Schmitt
László Kövér (Acting)
János Áder
Preceded byGordon Bajnai
In office
8 July 1998 – 27 May 2002
PresidentÁrpád Göncz
Ferenc Mádl
Preceded byGyula Horn
Succeeded byPéter Medgyessy
Personal details
Born (1963-05-31) 31 May 1963 (age 58)
Székesfehérvár, Hungary
Political partyFidesz
Spouse(s)Anikó Lévai (1986–present)
Alma materEötvös Loránd University
Pembroke College, Oxford
WebsiteOfficial website

Viktor Orbán (31 May 1963)[1] is a Hungarian right-wing politician[2][3][4] and current Prime Minister of Hungary. He is a member of the right-wing political group, the Fidesz-Hungarian Civic Union. Orbán had also served as Prime Minister from 1998 to 2002.[5]

He was born in the small village of Alcsútdoboz. He studied law at the Eötvös Loránd University of Budapest and graduated in 1987.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Biography of Viktor Orban". Retrieved 2010-05-30.[permanent dead link]
  2. Editorial (5 January 2011). "Hungary: One-party rule - Editorial" – via
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  4. Salzmann, Markus. "Hungarian parliament passes authoritarian constitution".
  5. Bos, Stefan (29 May 2010). "Oban Become PM for Recession Hit Hungary". VOA Voice of America. Archived from the original on 2010-06-01. Retrieved 2010-05-30.