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What do Budapest and Hollywood have in common? Okay, close to Budapest then. Just 26km (16 miles) from Budapest, in a village called Etyek with a population of 3,700, the construction is underway to create the Alexander Korda film studio.… Read the rest here →

Hungarian dateline

  • 106 Roman Aquincum, now part of Budapest, becomes the center of lower Pannonia.
  • 896 Árpád led the Magyars in the Carpathian Basin, becoming the first leader.
  • 955 The Magyars are defeated at Augsburg, marking the end of their initial expansion into Western Europe.
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