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St. Stephen's Day - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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Stephen I of Hungary - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It is a public holiday in Hungary. During the period of Communist rule in Hungary, St. Stephen's Day was referred to as the anniversary of the Stalinist .

Saint Stephen's Day
If you visit Hungary - and especially if you happen to be in its capital city, Budapest - on the 20th of August, you'll probably wonder what the big commotion is .

Programs on 20th August Budapest, Hungary - St Stephen's Day 2012
One of the most important Hungarian National Holiday is 20th August. Celebrations all over the country commemotate the foundation of the Hungarian state and .

Hungary's St. Stephen's Day on August 20, 2010 | The Manila ...
Hungary's St. Stephen's Day on August 20, 2010. August 19, 2010, 6:23pm. Today (Friday) is the celebration of St. Stephen's Day in Hungary. This day is a .

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St. Stephen's Day - August 20th, Hungary
Aug 20, 2011 . August 20th is the greatest national holiday for Hungarians, celebrated with day- long festivities followed by spectacular fireworks throughout .

St.Stephen's Day firecraker show Budapest. - YouTube
Aug 21, 2007 . August 20 is St. Stephen's Day in Hungary. On this day, Hungarians celebrate King Stephen and the founding of the Hungarian state. Stephen .

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South Africa's Hungarian community celebrates St Stephen's Day ...
Aug 22, 2011 . The main event was a historical and cultural roundup of Hungary's history, by Dr. László Kozma, notably the foundation of the Hungarian state .

St. Stephen's Day (holiday) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia
In Hungary August 20 is celebrated as St. Stephen's Day in commemoration of when the saint's relics—held sacred by Hungarian Catholics—were transferred to .

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Hungary: St. Stephen's Day | office Holidays
History and background of the St. Stephen's Day Holiday celebration observed in Hungary.

St. Stephen's Day - Minnesota Hungarians
August 20 is St. Stephen's Day in Hungary. On this day, Hungarians celebrate King Stephen and the founding of the Hungarian state. Stephen was born around .

Hungary's St Stephen's Day hit by storm: 3 left dead - Wikinews, the ...
Aug 21, 2006 . Hungary's St Stephen's Day hit by storm: 3 left dead. From Wikinews, the free news source you can write! Pending changes are displayed on .'s_St_Stephen's_Day_hit_by_storm:_3_left_dead

St. Stephen of Hungary | Saint of the Day |
The Church is universal, but its expression is always affected—for good or ill—by local culture. There are no “generic” Christians; there are Mexican Christians, .

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HUNGARY - Hungarian Online Resources (Magyar Online Forrás)
St Stephen first King (AD 1000) The later St Stephen - who had had the pagan name Vajk until he was .

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St. Stephen's Day - Encyclopedia - The Free Dictionary
The founding of Hungary is commemorated on August 20, which is also the feast day of the founder of the country, St. Stephen of Hungary (c. 975-1038).'s+Day

Saint Stephen's Day Celebrations | That's Hamori
Aug 23, 2011 . Saint Stephan's day Celebrations ran the weekend of Aug 20th through. . Saint Stephen was the first Hungarian King, and he brought .

Public holidays in Hungary - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
20 August, Saint Stephen's Day, Szent István ünnepe, St. Stephen's Day, Foundation of State, "the day of the new bread" as well. St. Stephen of Hungary ( Szent .

St. Stephen's Day of Hungary | The Manila Bulletin Newspaper Online
Aug 19, 2011 . MANILA, Philippines — Saturday is the celebration of St. Stephen's Day in Hungary. This day is a public holiday and marks the day the relics of .

St. Stephen's Day special - YouTube
Aug 17, 2010 . I made a little video for 20 August (celebrating The foundation of the Hungarian state by Saint Stephen, St. Stephen's day, Hungary's Birthday) .

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August 20th Theme Unit - St. Stephen's Day in Hungary
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Hungary – St. Stephen's Day
August 20 Today Hungarians honor the founder of their nation. Over a thousand years ago King Stephen (that's Saint Stephen to you) was crowned King of.

In the year of 1000, Hungary's first king, the Christian St Stephen, was crowned this day, and the Hungarian (Magyar) state was founded. A case containing the .

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St. Stephen's Day & My Connection To The King | Nick Gombash's ...
In honor of St. Stephen's day in Hungary, I thought it'd be neat to highlight my own connection to the well-known Saint and first King of Hungary. My own .

Bruce Evans, Parents & Friends President

Best of Budapest - budapest | news | st-stephens-day
Aug 19, 2011 . St. Stephen's Day commemorates the foundation of the Hungarian state, as Stephen I, the first king of Hungary was canonized on this very day.

Hungary's National Day (St. Stephen's Day) 2012 - Joobili
St. Stephen's Day is a public holiday marked with widespread celebrations including fireworks, music and dance shows, elaborate dinners, marching of milita...

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BBC News | EUROPE | Hungary celebrates its own millennium
Aug 20, 2000 . Every year Hungarians mark St Stephen's Day on 20 August, in honour of the king who ruled Hungary from 1000 to 1038. He is credited with .

Budapest, St Stephens Day - Budapest, Hungary Travel Blog
Aug 20, 2007 . Budapest, St Stephens Day: Read the story and see 10 photos of a visit to Budapest, Hungary by TravelPod member hels_belles.

Susan Recks, Parents & Friends Representative

Saint Stephen's Day Celebrations
Aug 20, 2008 . Under communism St. Stephen's Day was referred to in Hungary as "The celebration of the new bread—the end of the harvest." Everything was .

Historic Hostess: St. Stephen's Day
Historic Hostess: St. Stephen's Day. August 17, 2011 By admin. August 20th is a state holiday in Hungary that celebrates the birth of the nation. It is publicly .

Kristen Roberson, Parents & Friends Representative

St Stephen's Day Budapest - Celebration of the Holy Right Hand ...
Aug 20, 2010 . One of the Hungarians National Days. On this day they celebrate St. Stephen, who was the first saint and Christian king of Hungary.

St. Stephen's Day 2011 | The Hungarian Page
Gyula Kanigszer, President of the Los Angeles Hungarian-American Chamber of Commerce gives keynote speech on the history of the Holy Crown of Hungary.

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Church of St. Stephen of Hungary - New York City
St. Stephen of Hungary Church, the pride and joy of New York's Hungarian Roman Catholic . Construction began on St. Stephen's day, August 20, in 1927.

Béla Pomogats St. Stephen in Hungary poetry
The first extant St. Stephen hymn in Hungarian dates from 1651 and can be . for Hungarians / The morning to which we awake, / The day of King St. Stephen .

Augusztus 20. - The country – together as one!
„The Meals of St. Stephen's Day” – Hungarian Gastro Promenade along the Danube embankment. Location: Bem József Square and Clark Ádám Square .

St. Stephens Life
His religious Feast Day is on September 2, but a national festival for King St. Stephen is traditionally celebrated in Hungary each year on August 20, analogous .