József Madarász

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József Madarász
Madarász József-Vasárnapi Ujság-1915.jpg
Speaker of the House of Representatives
In office
17 December 1898 – 2 March 1899
Preceded by Dezső Szilágyi
Succeeded by Dezső Perczel
Personal details
Born (1814-08-27)27 August 1814
Nemeskisfalud, Kingdom of Hungary
Died 31 January 1915(1915-01-31) (aged 100)
Kispest, Austria-Hungary
Political party Resolution Party (1861)
Left Centre (1865-1868)
Party of 1848 (1868-1870)
Party of Independence and '48 (1884-1915)
Parents Gedeon Madarász
Zsófia Tóth.
Profession lawyer, politician

József Madarász de Kisfalud (27 August 1814 – 31 January 1915) was a Hungarian lawyer and politician, who served as Speaker of the House of Representatives between 1898 and 1899. He functioned as an emissary in the Hungarian Diet of 1832-1836. Later he served as Member of Parliament from 1848 to 1915, his death (except the period between 1848 and 1867 when the National Assembly was not convened).

Biography[edit]

He was born into a Calvinist family, his parents were court judge Gedeon Madarász and Zsófia Tóth.

References[edit]

  • Jónás, Károly - Villám, Judit: A Magyar Országgyűlés elnökei 1848-2002. Argumentum, Budapest, 2002. pp. 129–133
Political offices
Preceded by
Dezső Szilágyi
Speaker of the House of Representatives
1898–1899
Succeeded by
Dezső Perczel