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 57)
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 centre right 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. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)[permanent dead link]
  2. Editorial (5 January 2011). "Hungary: One-party rule - Editorial" – via
  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. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)