Hungary: State funeral of Janos Kadar - 1989 (42 images)

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There was no other communist leader who managed to die more in time than Janos Kadar in July 1989. Having come to power as the traitor of the 1956 revolution he was also the longest in service. Creating the famous "goulash communism" he spent all his years trying to make the Hungarian people forget about the trauma of 1956. Partly he succeeded: His funeral at the communist pantheon of the Kerepesi national cemetery in Budapest attracted thousands of ordinary citizens and meant much...
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