Zrínyi-Szigetvár 1566 Memorial Year

07/09/2016

Monument to 16th century heroes in Hungary unveiled – UPDATE

Budapest, September 7 (MTI) – A monument to defenders of Szigetvár castle during its siege by the Ottoman army in 1566 was unveiled on Wednesday. The […]
06/09/2016

International conference marks Zrínyi anniversary

Budapest, September 6 (MTI) – A four-day conference attended by historians from several countries opened in Pécs, in southern Hungary, as part of Hungary’s Zrínyi memorial […]
06/09/2016

Zrínyi-Szigetvár 1566 Memorial Year events begin in Szigetvár

Budapest, Sepbember 5 (MTI) – Justice Minister László Trócsányi inaugurated a stele in Szigetvár, in south-west Hungary, on Monday, officially marking the town as a national […]
03/09/2016

The Zrínyi family and the Habsburgs

The Croatian-Hungarian Zrínyi family’s members belonged to the wealthiest aristocrats of the Habsburg-ruled Royal Hungary. Without their soldiers and castles, the Ottoman Empire may have devoured […]
01/09/2016

Deputy Prime Minister: Hungarians, Croatians closely linked by history

Budapest, September 1 (MTI) – The Hungarian and Croatian people are closely linked by a common history including 800 years of a common state, Deputy Prime […]
01/09/2016

Budapest Opera to present Croatian opera on Miklós Zrínyi

Budapest, August 31 (MTI) – The Budapest State Opera will present 19th-century Croatian composer Ivan Zajc’s opera Nikola Subic Zrinski on September 18, Director Szilveszter Ókovács […]