Sámuel Jósika (politician)

Baron Sámuel (Samu) Jósika de Branyicska (23 August 1848 – 4 June 1923) was a Hungarian politician, who served as Minister besides the King between 1895 and 1898. After the Treaty of Trianon he was the leader of the Hungarian minority's main party (Országos Magyar Párt) in Transylvania after it became part of the Kingdom of Romania.

Sámuel Jósika
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Minister besides the King of Hungary
In office
18 January 1895 – 20 January 1898
Preceded byGéza Fejérváry
Succeeded byDezső Bánffy
Personal details
Born(1848-08-23)23 August 1848
Salzburg, Austrian Empire
Died4 June 1923(1923-06-04) (aged 74)
Cluj, Kingdom of Romania
Political partyLiberal Party
Professionpolitician

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Political offices
Preceded by
Géza Fejérváry
Minister besides the King
1895–1898
Succeeded by
Dezső Bánffy
Preceded by
Albin Csáky
Speaker of the House of Magnates
1912–1917
Succeeded by
Endre Hadik-Barkóczy