István Antos

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István Antos
Minister of Finance of Hungary
In office
9 May 1957 – 5 January 1960
Preceded by István Kossa
Succeeded by Rezső Nyers
Personal details
Born (1908-06-25)June 25, 1908
Nagyszombat, Austria-Hungary
Died 5 January 1960(1960-01-05) (aged 51)
Budapest, People's Republic of Hungary
Political party MDP, MSZMP
Profession politician, economist

István Antos (25 June 1908, Trnava - 5 January 1960) was a Hungarian politician, who served as Minister of Finance from 1957 until his death. He joined to the Hungarian Communist Party in 1945. He had significant role in the reorganizing of the economical system. He served as general secretary of the National Economical Council. From 1945 he was the state secretary of the Ministry of Finance. From 1953 he was member of the National Assembly of Hungary.


Political offices
Preceded by
István Kossa
Minister of Finance
Succeeded by
Rezső Nyers