Ferenc Duschek

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Ferenc Duschek
Duschek Ferenc Pollák.jpg
Minister of Finance of Hungary
In office
12 September 1848 – 11 August 1849
Preceded by Lajos Batthyány
Succeeded by Menyhért Lónyay
Personal details
Born (1797-08-28)August 28, 1797
Radovesnice, Kingdom of Bohemia
Died 17 October 1872(1872-10-17) (aged 74)
Csornkovec, Austria-Hungary
Political party Independent
Profession politician
The native form of this personal name is Duschek Ferenc. This article uses Western name order when mentioning individuals.

Ferenc Duschek (28 August 1797 - 17 October 1872) was a Hungarian politician, who served as Minister of Finance during the Hungarian Revolution of 1848. He started his career as Lajos Kossuth's state secretary. In fact Duschek managed the ministry's affairs because of the minister's occupations. After the Battle of Temesvár he was captured by the Austrian troops. After that he spent his life in full solitude.


Political offices
Preceded by
Lajos Batthyány
Minister of Finance
Succeeded by
Menyhért Lónyay