Debrecen

What is Debrecen known for?


world stage

, the athletics stadium in Debrecen, Hungary was rededicated the István Gyulai Athletics Stadium in his honour. Five years after his death, the István Gyulai Memorial – Hungarian Athletics Grand Prix was launched in his honour, with his son Marton acting as meeting director. He made his first appearance on the world stage at the 2001 IAAF World Youth Championships (2001 World Youth Championships in Athletics) in Debrecen, Hungary. Running in the 200 m event, he failed to qualify for the finals, but he still set a new personal best of 21.73 s. WikiPedia:Debrecen Commons:Category:Debrecen


prominent literary

date 2000-01-01 accessdate 2012-12-25 The University is well known for the cactus research laboratory in the botanic gardens behind the main building. In the second half of the 19th century, the Debrecen press attracted several notable figures to the city. Endre Ady, Gyula Krúdy and Árpád Tóth all began their journalistic careers in Debrecen. Prominent literary figures from the city have included Magda Szabó, and . One


young talent

style . 2007 In the spring of 2007 she took part in the 2007 World Aquatics Championships in Melbourne, Australia. There she won the silver medal behind Libby Lenton. Veldhuis won the bronze medal in the 50 m freestyle despite being the favourite before the final. Alongside Inge Dekker, Ranomi Kromowidjojo, and another young talent Femke Heemskerk, she won bronze in the 4×100 m freestyle relay. In November at the Berlin leg of the 2007 FINA Swimming World


romantic style

name Csokonai Theatre alt Csokonai Színház url http: csokonaiszinhaz.hu email info@csokonaiszinhaz.hu address Kossuth utca 10 lat 47.5296 long 21.6290 directions phone +36 52 417811 tollfree fax +36 52 410837 image Csokonai Színház (5240. számú műemlék).jpg hours price content The theater was designed by Anthony Szkalnitzky the renascent romantic style, in 1856. The facade is threefold. Three curved driveway to jump forward in front of the entrance area


beautiful historic

directions phone tollfree fax hours price content Debrecen's most beautiful historic residential building. The house was built in the 18th century. In 1829, has transformed by Litsman Joseph in Louis XVI style. The external facade of the house,-above the first floor windows,-decorated with fine ivy's frieze. Wing side of the court over the four arches are patterned the relief mythological figures. The house owners were Kazay pharmacist and Samuel Peter-Balogh merchant. *


song books

book became very popular . The same period saw the popularity of homophoning songs which are recorded in the students' song books; notation, however


strong showing

had a similarly strong showing, contributing to the Romanian team's silver medal at the 2003 World Championships (2003 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships) and placing sixth in the all-around final. Gymn Forum Results 2003 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships Women Team Gymn Forum Results 2003 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships Women All Around That year she successfully competed in several international competitions winning the silver medal all around at the Gander Memorial behind Cătălina Ponor Gymn Forum Results 2003 Gander Memorial and the bronze medal all around at the 2003 Chunichi cup behind Andreea Munteanu (Aura Andreea Munteanu) and Svetlana Khorkina. Gymn Forum Results 2003 Chunichi Cup She also won silver on beam at the 2003 Cottbus Cup Gymn Forum Results 2003 Cottbus Cup and the 2003 DTB Cup Gymn Forum Results 2003 DTP Cup and won the Swiss cup together with Marian Drăgulescu. Gymn Forum Results 2003 Swiss Cup In the autumn of 1933 Bánhidi made a one-man flight in "Gerle No. 13" from Debrecen to Finland, Sweden and London, aiming to set a touring record while taking advantage of an offer to have the plane's Genet-Major (Armstrong Siddeley Genet Major) engine overhauled for free in Coventry. He was able to courier a state medal to Lord Rothermere, a sponsor of the 1931 ocean flight, and then flew to Debrecen non-stop. In 1937 Antal Bánhidi was invited for a two-month South American expedition, where he flew 15.000 kilometers over uncharted Amazonas (Amazon Basin) WikiPedia:Debrecen Commons:Category:Debrecen


main emphasis

. Because of his proposal the Parliament sent a delegation (including Batthyány himself) to General Alfred I, Prince of Windisch-Grätz to meet with him as the Parliament wanted to know Windisch-Grätz's purpose. But the general didn't want to meet with Batthyány, only with the other members of the delegation. *2000 Iusy Festival Malmö *2001 Debrecen (Hungary) *2002 Weißenbach (Austria) The Budapest Spring Festival takes place in the last two weeks of March. Its main emphasis is on those symphony orchestra concerts, opera and ballet performances which will appeal to the widest audience, but the program also includes open-air events and an Operetta Festival. The performances take place in the capital's most important concert halls and theatres, and often near historic monuments. Over the years a number of regional towns have been included in the Budapest Spring Festival - Debrecen, Gödöllő, Győr, Kaposvár, Kecskemét, Sopron, Szentendre and Szombathely - and thus it has more or less expanded into a national festival. The list of events always includes renowned foreign guests as well as distinguished artists and groups from the Hungarian musical life. Highlights include classical concerts, productions at the Opera House (Hungarian State Opera House), open air events, the Operetta Festival, the Dance House Convention, the Dance Panorama, and what are considered to be the real treat, the exhibitions. WikiPedia:Debrecen Commons:Category:Debrecen


famous football

and several companies and associations producing media material. thumb left 200px The Debrecen Flower Festival (File:A szentkorona a virágkarneválon.jpg) Debrecen is the site of an important choral competition, the Béla Bartók International Choir Competition, and is a member city of the European Grand Prix for Choral Singing. Every August the city plays host to a flower festival. Sports The city has a famous football club, Debreceni VSC, which currently has the best recent


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Coat of arms of Debrecen subdivision_type1 County (Counties of Hungary) subdivision_name1 Hajdú-Bihar area_total_km2 461.25 elevation_m 121 population_total 204333 population_rank 2nd (List of cities and towns in Hungary) population_footnotes population_as_of 2013 population_density_km2 442.53 population_demonym debreceni, cívis postal_code_type Postal code postal_code 4000 area_code 52 latd 47.52997 longd 21.63916 website

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Debrecen

'''Debrecen''' ( , known by alternative names (Names of European cities in different languages)) is the second largest city (Cities of Hungary) in Hungary after Budapest. Debrecen is the regional centre of the Northern Great Plain region (Regions of Hungary) and the seat of Hajdú-Bihar county. It was the largest Hungarian city in the 18th century Dezső Danyi-Zoltán Dávid: Az első magyarországi népszámlálás (1784-1787) The first census in Hungary (1784-1787), Hungarian Central Statistical Office, Budapest, 1960 and it is one of the most important cultural centres of the Hungarians. Antal Papp: Magyarország (Hungary), Panoráma, Budapest, 1982, ISBN 963 243 241 X, p. 860, pp. 463-477 Debrecen was also the capital city of Hungary (List of historical capitals of Hungary) during the revolution in 1848-1849 (Hungarian Revolution of 1848) and by the end of the World War II in 1944-1945.

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