Gyula Kállai

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Gyula Kállai
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Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the People's Republic of Hungary
In office
30 June 1965 – 14 April 1967
Preceded by János Kádár
Succeeded by Jenő Fock
Personal details
Born (1910-06-01)1 June 1910
Berettyóújfalu, Austria-Hungary
Died 12 March 1996(1996-03-12) (aged 85)
Budapest, Hungary
Nationality Hungarian
Political party Hungarian Communist Party,
Hungarian Working People's Party,
Hungarian Socialist Workers' Party
The native form of this personal name is Kállai Gyula. This article uses the Western name order.

Gyula Kállai [ˈɟulɒ ˈkaːlːɒi] (1 June 1910 – 12 March 1996) was a Hungarian Communist politician who served as Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the People's Republic of Hungary from 1965 to 1967 and as Speaker of the National Assembly of Hungary 1967–1971. He was President of National Council of the Patriotic People's Front from 1957 to 1989.

Political offices
Preceded by
László Rajk
Minister of Foreign Affairs
1949–1951
Succeeded by
Károly Kiss
Preceded by
Albert Kónya
Minister of Education
1957–1958
Succeeded by
Valéria Benke
Preceded by
János Kádár
Prime Minister of Hungary
1965–1967
Succeeded by
Jenő Fock
Preceded by
Erzsébet Metzker Vass
Speaker of the National Assembly
1967–1971
Succeeded by
Antal Apró