Béla Zsedényi

Béla Zsedényi de Lőcse (5 April 1894 – 8 February 1955) was a Hungarian jurist and politician, who served as Speaker of the Provisional National Assembly of Hungary between 1944 and 1945. He was a member of the High National Council due to his office.

Béla Zsedényi
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Speaker of the Provisional National Assembly of Hungary
In office
21 December 1944 – 29 November 1945
Preceded byIstván Vásáry
Succeeded byFerenc Nagy
Member of the High National Council
In office
26 January 1945 – 7 December 1945
Serving with Béla Miklós,
Ernő Gerő (until 11 May 1945),
József Révai (11 May–27 Sep. 1945),
and Mátyás Rákosi (from 27 Sep. 1945)
Preceded byFerenc Szálasi
(Arrow Cross head of state)
Succeeded by
Personal details
Born(1894-04-05)5 April 1894
Aknasugatag, Austria-Hungary (today Ocna Șugatag, Romania)
Died8 February 1955(1955-02-08) (aged 60)
Budapest, People's Republic of Hungary
Political partyCivic Radical Party
Hungarian Independence Party
Civic Democratic Party
Professionjurist, politician

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Political offices
Preceded by
István Vásáry
Speaker of the Provisional National Assembly
1944–1945
Succeeded by
Ferenc Nagy