Istvan Szechenyi

Istvan Szechenyi bio

Birth Name: Istvan Szechenyi

Occupation: Politician

Place Of Birth: Austria

Date Of Birth: September 21, 1791

Date Of Death: April 8, 1860

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Hungarian

Istvan Szechenyi was born on the 21st of September, 1791. He was best known for being a Politician. One of the most respected political figures in Hungary’s history, the Austrian-born Szechenyi held office as Hungarian Minister of Public Works and Transport and significantly modernized and reformed culture, economics, and politics in Hungary.

Istvan Szechenyi was born in Austria. He first rose to political prominence in the mid 1820s, when he vocally and financially supported Prime Minister Nagy’s proposal to create a Hungarian Academy of Sciences. His published works include Onismeret (Self-Awareness) and Ein Blick (One Look). He wrote the latter historical and philosophical work not long before his depression-driven suicide at age sixty-eight.

Istvan Szechenyi was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Istvan Szechenyi was born in 1790s.

Istvan Szechenyi is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Istvan Szechenyi’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Istvan Szechenyi’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Istvan Szechenyi was born in the Year of the Pig.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Istvan Szechenyi
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Istvan Szechenyi was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Istvan Szechenyi was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Istvan Szechenyi had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Istvan Szechenyi’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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