Géza Révész

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Géza Révész
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Born 31 August 1902 (1902-08-31)
Sátoraljaújhely, Zemplén County, Kingdom of Hungary
Died 22 January 1977 (1977-01-23) (aged 74)
Budapest, Hungary
Rank Lieutenant General
The native form of this personal name is Révész Géza. This article uses the Western name order.

Géza Révész (31 August 1902 – 22 January 1977) was a Hungarian military officer and politician, who served as Minister of Defence between 1957 and 1960. During the Hungarian Soviet Republic and the Second World War he fought in the Red Army. From 1960 to 1963 he was the Hungarian ambassador to the Soviet Union.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Ferenc Münnich
Minister of Defence
1957–1960
Succeeded by
Lajos Czinege