National Legitimist Party

The National Legitimist (People's) Party (Hungarian: Nemzeti Legitimista Néppárt, NLN) was a Catholic political party in Hungary during the 1930s.

National Legitimist Party
Nemzeti Legitimista Néppárt
LeaderMiklós Griger
Founded27 June 1933
Dissolved26 January 1937
Merged intoUnited Christian Party
IdeologyRoyalism
Christian nationalism
Political positionRight-wing

HistoryEdit

The party first contested national elections in 1935, winning a single seat in the parliamentary elections that year.[1] In 1937 they merged with the Christian Economic and Social Party and the Christian Opposition to form the United Christian Party.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Dieter Nohlen & Philip Stöver (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p930 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p911