Prime Minister of Hungary

He was born on 31 May 1963 in Székesfehérvár and spent his childhood in Alcsútdoboz and Felcsút. He graduated as a lawyer in Eötvös Lóránt University of Budapest at the Faculty of Law in 1987. He was a founding member of the Federation of Young Democrats (Fidesz) established on 30 March 1988 and became a politician well-known throughout the country and Europe for his speech of 16 June 1989 held at the reburial ceremony of Prime Minister Imre Nagy and his companions in which he demanded free elections and that all Soviet troops be withdrawn from Hungary. Member of the Hungarian Parliament since 1990 and prime minister of the coalition government led by Fidesz - Hungarian Civic Party, between 1998 and 2002.