József Hátszeghy

József Hátszeghy (13 January 1904 – 18 January 1988) was a Hungarian fencer and coach. He competed at the 1936 and 1948 Summer Olympics.[1]

József Hátszeghy
Personal information
Born(1904-01-13)13 January 1904
Arač, Austria-Hungary (today Vojvodina, Serbia)
Died18 January 1988(1988-01-18) (aged 84)
Budapest, Hungary


He was born in Arač, Austria-Hungary.[2] His father, Adolf Hatz, and his mother, Anna Reimann, wanted a military career for all four of their sons. His brother Otto Hátszegi also became a Hungarian military officer and an Olympic fencer.


  1. ^ "József Hátszeghy Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 1 June 2010.
  2. ^ "Biography" (PDF).