Find out more about the greatest Hungarian Scientists, including John von Neumann, Thomas Szasz, László Babai, Michael Polanyi and Albert Szent-Györgyi.
John von NeumannJohn von Neumann
28 December 1903
Mathematician
Paul ErdősPaul Erdős
26 March 1913
Mathematician

Albert von Szent-Györgyi Albert Szent-Györgyi
16 September 1893
Physiologist

Dennis GaborDennis Gabor
05 June 1900
Father of Holography

George A. OlahGeorge A. Olah
22 May 1927
Chemist

Charles SimonyiCharles Simonyi
10 September 1948
Astronaut, Computer scientist, Engineer,
Thomas SzaszThomas Szasz
15 April 1920
Psychiatrist, Scientist, Writer, University

Michael PolanyiMichael Polanyi
11 March 1891
Philosopher, Economist, Chemist

Hans SelyeHans Selye
26 January 1907
Endocrinologist
Raoul BottRaoul Bott
24 September 1923
Mathematician

Paul HalmosPaul Halmos
03 March 1916
Mathematician, Philosopher, Statistician
George de HevesyGeorge de Hevesy
01 August 1885
Chemist

Peter LaxPeter Lax
01 May 1926
Mathematician, University teacher

John G. KemenyJohn G. Kemeny
31 May 1926
Mathematician

John PolanyiJohn Polanyi
23 January 1929
Chemist

Paul NemenyiPaul Nemenyi
05 June 1895
Physicist
Loránd EötvösLoránd Eötvös
27 July 1848
Physicist

Endre SzemerédiEndre Szemerédi
21 August 1940
Mathematician

Georg von BékésyGeorg von Békésy
03 June 1899
Hungarian researcher

Avram HershkoAvram Hershko
31 December 1937
Biochemist, Educationist, University teacher
Mária TelkesMária Telkes
12 December 1900
Biophysicist

László BabaiLászló Babai
20 July 1950
Mathematician, Computer scientist, University
Peter Carl GoldmarkPeter Carl Goldmark
02 December 1906
Engineer, Physicist

Frigyes RieszFrigyes Riesz
22 January 1880
Mathematician

Richard Adolf ZsigmondyRichard Adolf Zsigmondy
01 April 1865
Chemist
Franz Xaver von ZachFranz Xaver von Zach
04 June 1754
Astronomer

Artúr GörgeyArtúr Görgey
30 January 1818
Military leader
Johann Andreas SegnerJohann Andreas Segner
09 October 1704
Scientist

Theodore von KarmanTheodore von Karman
11 May 1881
Mathematician

Imre BródyImre Bródy
23 December 1891
Scientist
Imre FriedmannImre Friedmann
1921 AD
Biologist