János Pap

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János Pap
Minister of the Interior of Hungary
In office
13 September 1961 – 7 December 1963
Preceded by Béla Biszku
Succeeded by András Benkei
Personal details
Born 1925
Died 1994
Political party MSZMP
Profession politician

János Pap (1925–1994) was a Hungarian communist politician, who served as Interior Minister between 1961–1963. Member of the Central Committee of the Hungarian Socialist Workers' Party (1959–1985). First secretary of the HSWP in Veszprém county (1956–1961, 1965–1985). Pap committed suicide.


  • G. Tabajdi, K. Ungvári: Elhallgatott múlt, Corvina, Budapest, 2008, p. 102.
Political offices
Preceded by
Béla Biszku
Minister of the Interior
Succeeded by
András Benkei