VERITAS Research Institute for History and Archives

29 April 2019

On the anniversary of the murder of Lajos Návay*, the local governments of Makó and Földeák and the Návay Lajos Memorial Committee jointly host a commemoration. An academic conference follows the laying of wreaths at the gravesites of Lajos Návay and Iván Návay. Dávid Ligeti and Gábor Ujváry represent the VERITAS Institute at the event. Their lectures are entitled From the Aster Revolution to the Red Star: Hungary in 1919 and “They proclaimed the Gospel but unleashed the Apocalypse instead…” The Commune in Hungary, respectively.    

Location: Makó Mayor’s Office, Széchenyi tér (Square) 22, Makó

Date: 11 AM on (Monday) April 29th, 2019

* Lajos Návay de Földeák (September 18th, 1870 – April 29th, 1919) was a Hungarian politician, House Representative, Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives and ultimately Speaker of the House of Representatives. He was a victim of the Red Terror.