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List of the most popular authors from Hungary, listed alphabetically with photos when available. For centuries authors have been among the world's most important people, helping chronicle history and keep us entertained with one of the earliest forms of storytelling. Whether they're known for fiction, non-fiction, poetry or even technical writing, the famous Hungarian authors on this list have kept that tradition alive by writing renowned works that have been praised around the world. You can find useful information below about these notable Hungarian writers, such as when they were born and where their place of birth was.

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Franz Kafka is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Franz Kafka The Metamorphosis, The Trial, The Castle

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Max Fleischer is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Max Fleischer Betty Boop's Sunday best

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János Pilinszky is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
János Pilinszky Conversations with Sheryl Sutton, The desert of love, Dénouement

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Franz Liszt is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Franz Liszt Prométhéus, Festklänge, Frédéric Chopin

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Isaac Klein is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Isaac Klein A guide to Jewish religious practice, ʻEt la-ledet ṿe-ʻet la-mut, The anguish and the ecstasy of a Jewish chaplain

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Béla Bartók is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Béla Bartók The first term at the piano, Letters, Serbo-Croatian folk songs

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Christa Winsloe is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Christa Winsloe Gestern und heute, Girls in uniform, The child Manuela

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Billy Wilder is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Billy Wilder Billy Wilder in Hollywood, Der Prinz of Wales geht auf Urlaub, Some Like It Hot

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Albert Einstein is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Albert Einstein The Evolution of Physics, Ideas and Opinions, The Origins of the General Theory of Relativity

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Miklós Rózsa is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Miklós Rózsa Double life

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Georg Lukács is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Georg Lukács History and class consciousness, The sociology of modern drama, Soul and form

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Fred Zinnemann is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Fred Zinnemann My life in the movies

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Karl Freund is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Karl Freund Shooting live television shows on film

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Ephraim Kishon is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Ephraim Kishon Ideologie für den Hausgebrauch, Ma'arkhonim, The fox in the chicken-coop

The Best Cheeses of Hungary

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Vicki Baum is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Vicki Baum A Tale from Bali, Die Karriere der Doris Hart, Kopfloser Engel. Eine Liebe in Mexiko.

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Zsa Zsa Gábor is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Zsa Zsa Gábor Zsa Zsa Gábor

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Adolf Hitler is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Adolf Hitler Mein Kampf, Hitler : Reden und Proklamationen^! 1932-1945, Zweites Buch

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André De Toth is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
André De Toth De Toth on De Toth

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Emeric Pressburger is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Emeric Pressburger Killing a Mouse on Sunday

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Baroness Emma Orczy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Baroness Emma Orczy The Scarlet Pimpernel, A Child of the Revolution, A Bride of the Plains

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Frank Darabont is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Frank Darabont Hellboy: Odder Jobs, Walpuski's Typewriter, The Shawshank Redemption: The Shooting Script (Newmarket Shooting Script Series)

The Greatest Horror Books of All Time

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Georg Solti is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Georg Solti Solti on Solti

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Nikola Tesla is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Nikola Tesla Colorado Springs Notes, 1899–1900, The Problem of Increasing Human Energy

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Manès Sperber is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Manès Sperber Like a tear in the ocean, qu'une larme dans l'océan, Charlatan und seine Zeit

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Bruno Schulz is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Bruno Schulz The Street of Crocodiles, Sanatorium Under the Sign of the Hourglass, Correspondance et essais critiques

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Liviu Rebreanu is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Liviu Rebreanu Ion, Both, Forest of the Hanged

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George Pal is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
George Pal Time Machine II

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Otto von Habsburg is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Otto von Habsburg Charles V, Return to the center, Le nouveau défi européen

The Best Tennis Players from Hungary

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Edward Teller is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Edward Teller Memoirs: A Twentieth Century Journey in Science and Politics, The pursuit of simplicity, Better a shield than a sword

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Theodor Herzl is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Theodor Herzl Der Judenstaat, The Old New Land, Theodor Herzl

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Thomas Szasz is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Thomas Szasz The Myth of Mental Illness, The Ethics of Psychoanalysis, Liberation by Oppression: A Comparative Study of Slavery and Psychiatry

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Władysław Sikorski is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Władysław Sikorski Modern warfare, O polską politykę państwową. Umowy i deklaracje z okresu pełnienia urzędu prezesa Rady Ministrów 18 XII 1922 – 26 V 1923, Polska i Francja w przeszłości i w dobie współczesnej

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Otto Wagner is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Otto Wagner Die Kunst des Otto Wagner, Unbekannte Entwürfe, Skizzen und Pläne /cOtto Wagner

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György Konrád is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
György Konrád The Melancholy of Rebirth, Stonedial, The Case Worker

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Arthur Koestler is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Arthur Koestler Darkness at Noon, Scum of the Earth, The Gladiators

The Most Overrated Books of All Time

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Jiří Brdečka is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Jiří Brdečka Lemonade Joe

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Georg Trakl is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Georg Trakl Offenbarung und Untergang. Die Prosadichtungen, Dark Seasons, Ich bin eine Welt. Cassette. Briefe und Gedichte

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Joe Eszterhas is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Joe Eszterhas The Devil's Guide to Hollywood: The Screenwriter as God!, American Rhapsody, Hollywood animal

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Felix Salten is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Felix Salten Bambi, a Life in the Woods, Josephine Mutzenbacher

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Gina Kaus is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Gina Kaus Les soeurs Kleh, Tomorrow we part, Und was für ein Leben

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Josip Broz Tito is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Josip Broz Tito Concluding speech of Josip Broz Tito, the General Secretary of the League of Communists of Yugoslavia, at the Second Plenary Session of the Central Committee of the League held in Beograd November 18 and 19

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Božena Němcová is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Božena Němcová Granny, Country Politics, O dvanácti měsíčkách

The Best Hungarian Soccer Players of All Time, Ranked

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Hermann Oberth is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Hermann Oberth The Moon Car, Man Into Space, The Electric Spaceship

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Lajos Bíró is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Lajos Bíró Die zarin, Hotel Imperial

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Leopold Infeld is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Leopold Infeld The Evolution of Physics, Quest, fourth dimension and relativity ..

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Melchior Lengyel is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Melchior Lengyel Angyal, Die zarin, Hotel Imperial

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Ágnes Heller is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Ágnes Heller Instinkt^! Aggression^! Charakter, Die Auferstehung des jüdischen Jesus, From Yalta to glasnost

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Julius Fučík is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary

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Hans Székely is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Hans Székely School of Drama, Temptation, Die Schönen Tage von Aranjuez

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Sándor Márai is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Authors from Hungary
Sándor Márai Embers, Casanova in Bolzano, Memoir of Hungary^! 1944-48