Boldizsár Horvát

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Boldizsár Horvát
Horváth Boldizsár Borsos 1867.jpg
Minister of Justice of Hungary
In office
20 February 1867 – 5 June 1871
Preceded by Sebő Vukovics
Succeeded by István Bittó
Personal details
Born (1822-01-01)1 January 1822
Szombathely, Kingdom of Hungary
Died 28 October 1898(1898-10-28) (aged 76)
Budapest, Austria-Hungary
Political party Deák Party, Liberal Party
Children Gizella
Profession politician, writer, poet

Boldizsár Horvát (1 January 1822 – 28 October 1898) was a Hungarian politician, poet and novelist, who served as Minister of Justice between 1867 and 1871 in the government of Gyula Andrássy. He was a member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences and the Kisfaludy Society.

In 1991, a street in northern Zugló, or Budapest's fourteenth district, was named in his honour.


Political offices
Preceded by
Sebő Vukovics
Minister of Justice
Succeeded by
István Bittó