János Károlyi

11 July 1913–October 1974 (Age 61)
Abádszalók, Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok, Hungary

The Life of János

When János Károlyi was born on 11 July 1913, in Abádszalók, Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok, Hungary, his father, Gergely Károlyi, was 38 and his mother, Sára Kasza, was 30. He had at least 2 sons and 2 daughters with Erzsébet kálmán. He died in October 1974, in his hometown, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

János Károlyi
1913–1974
Erzsébet kálmán
1922–1986
János Károlyi
1941–1991
Erzsébet Károlyi
1943–2013
Sándor Károlyi
1946–1990
zsuzsanna Károlyi
1956–1998

Spouse and Children

children

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Parents and Siblings

    Gergely Károlyi

    Male1875–Male

    Sára Kasza

    Female1883–Female

siblings

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World Events (6)

1914

Age 1

WWI. Hungary fights on the losing side and the monarchy collapses.
1920

Age 7

Hungary loses large part of territory to Czechoslovakia, Romania, Russia and Yugoslavia. The National Assembly restores Kingdom of Hungary. Horthy becomes regent and remains influential until 1944.
1938

Age 25

Germany raise treaties in Munich and Vienna in which Southern Slovakia and Northern Transylvania were returned to Hungary.

Name Meaning

Hungarian:1. from the personal name Károly, Hungarian form of Charles . 2. habitational name from a place so named in Bihar County. 3. possibly from karuly, variant of karvaly ‘sparrow-hawk’, a symbolic name from a totemic animal of an ancient Hungarian tribe.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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