Hungary: Heads of State: 1919-1945

Magyarország kormányzója | Governor of Hungary
8 Aug 1919 - 23 Aug 1919 József király herceg [1][2]
23 Aug 1919 - 1 Mar 1920 position nonexistent
1 Mar 1920 - 3 Nov 1944 nagybányai Horthy Miklós (from 21 Aug 1921 nagybányai vitéz Horthy Miklós) [3][4]
Kormányzótanács | Governing Council [5]
4 Nov 1944 - 28 Mar 1945 Beregfy Károly [6]
4 Nov 1944 - 28 Mar 1945 Rajniss Ferenc
4 Nov 1944 - 28 Mar 1945 Csia Sándor
Magyarország nemzetvezetője | National Leader of Hungary
4 Nov 1944 - 28 Mar 1945 Szálasi Ferenc

[1] Baptismal name: Josef August Viktor Klemens Maria; Habsburg-Lotharingiai József Ágost főherceg és magyar király herceg.
[2] Between 6 Aug 1919 and 8 Aug 1919 exercises the duties of head of state de facto until official recognition as the Governor of Hungary 8 Aug 1919.
[3] Magyarország Apostoli Királya | Apostolic King of Hungary (in attempted restoration)
  20 Oct 1921 - 24 Oct 1921 IV. Károly (x)
[4] Leaves Hungary 16 Oct 1944, pending the acceptance of his resignation as the Governor of Hungary, which takes place at the meeting of the Országgyűlés 3 Nov 1944.
[5] Appointed 16 Oct 1944 to act for the absent Governor of Hungary; becomes inactive following the appointment of the National Leader of Hungary (Magyarország nemzetvezetője) 4 Nov 1944.
[6] Original name: Berger Károly
Last updated on: 11 Aug 2016 10:08:35