Jenő Karafiáth

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Jenő Karafiáth
Karafiáth Jenő 1940.jpg
Minister of Religion and Education of Hungary
In office
16 December 1931 – 1 October 1932
Preceded by Sándor Ernszt
Succeeded by Bálint Hóman
Personal details
Born (1883-07-31)31 July 1883
Budapest, Austria-Hungary
Died 26 May 1952(1952-05-26) (aged 68)
Budapest, People's Republic of Hungary
Political party Conservative Party
Profession politician
The native form of this personal name is Karafiáth Jenő. This article uses the Western name order.

Jenő Karafiáth (31 July 1883 – 26 May 1952) was a Hungarian politician, who served as Minister of Religion and Education between 1931 and 1932. He was the chairman of the Hungarian Tourist Association from 1920. He served as Lord Mayor of Budapest from 1937 to 1942. His hobby was the poetry, he published several poems to the newspaper of Új idők.


Political offices
Preceded by
Sándor Ernszt
Minister of Religion and Education
Succeeded by
Bálint Hóman