Gábor Kemény (politician, 1830–1888)

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Gábor Kemény
Kemény Gábor (1830–1888).jpg
Minister of Agriculture, Industry and Trade of Hungary
In office
4 December 1878 – 12 October 1882
Preceded by Ágoston Trefort
Succeeded by Pál Széchenyi
Personal details
Born (1830-07-09)9 July 1830
Csombord, Kingdom of Hungary
Died 23 October 1888(1888-10-23) (aged 58)
Ajnácskő, Austria-Hungary
Political party Deák Party, Liberal Party
Profession politician
Kemény - Zeyk mansion
The native form of this personal name is magyargyerőmonostori báró Kemény Gábor. This article uses the Western name order.

Baron Gábor Kemény de Magyargyerőmonostor (9 July 1830 – 23 October 1888) was a Hungarian politician, who served as Minister of Agriculture, Industry and Trade between 1878–1882 and as Minister of Public Works and Transport from 1882 to 1886. He was the son of Dénes Kemény, the secretary of state of the Interior Ministry during the Hungarian Revolution of 1848. Gábor Kemény was a corresponding member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences since 1863 and served as chairman of the Hungarian Historical Society from 1887 until his death. He was a member of the Diet of Hungary from 1866.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Ágoston Trefort
Minister of Agriculture, Industry and Trade
1878–1882
Succeeded by
Pál Széchenyi
Preceded by
Pál Ordódy
Minister of Public Works and Transport
1882–1886
Succeeded by
Béla Orczy