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
Christian nationalism
Political positionRight-wing


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]


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