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Emil Dessewffy, painting by Miklós Barabás
February 24, 1814
Eperjes, Kingdom of Hungary (now: Prešov, Slovakia)
|Died||January 28, 1866
Pozsony, Kingdom of Hungary (now: Bratislava, Slovakia)
|Political party||Conservative Party, Deák Party|
Count Emil Dessewffy de Csernek et Tarkeő (24 February 1814, Eperjes – 28 January 1866, Pozsony) was a Hungarian conservative politician who served as President of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences from 1855 until his death.
- Szinnyei, József: Magyar írók élete és munkái II. (Caban–Exner). Budapest: Hornyánszky. 1893.
|President of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences