János Szabó (Minister of Agriculture)

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János Szabó
Minister of Agriculture of Hungary
In office
22 February 1993 – 15 July 1994
Preceded by Elemér Gergátz
Succeeded by László Lakos
Personal details
Born (1937-10-29)29 October 1937
Tápiószentmárton, Kingdom of Hungary
Political party FKGP, EKGP
Profession jurist, politician
The native form of this personal name is Szabó János. This article uses the Western name order when mentioning individuals.

János Szabó (born 29 October 1937) is a Hungarian jurist and former politician, who served as Minister of Agriculture between 1993 and 1994.

The coalition between the Hungarian Democratic Forum (MDF) and the Independent Smallholders, Agrarian Workers and Civic Party broke up in 1992. Szabó led the part of the parliamentary group which wanted to stay in the government (36 members). He became chairman of the United Smallholders' Party (EKGP), which was founded in 1993. He returned to the FKGP in 2002.


Political offices
Preceded by
Elemér Gergátz
Minister of Agriculture
Succeeded by
László Lakos