Ferenc Juhász (poet)

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Ferenc Juhász
Ferenc Juhász in 2007
Ferenc Juhász in 2007
Born(1928-08-16)16 August 1928
Bia, Hungary
Died 2 December 2015(2015-12-02) (aged 87)
Budapest, Hungary
Occupation Poet
Language Hungarian
Nationality Hungarian

Ferenc Juhász (16 August 1928 – 2 December 2015) was a Hungarian poet and Golden Wreath laureate [1] (1992). He was considered a close contender for the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1976. [2] His brother was historian Gyula Juhász.

Ferenc Juhász published his first poem in 1946. In 1949, he published his first book of poems, The Winged Foal.

His poems, including The boy changed into a stag clamors at the gate of secrets, have been widely translated.


  1. "Awards". Struga Poetry Evenings. Archived from the original on 27 August 2012. Retrieved 21 August 2011.
  2. "Index - Kultúr - Meghalt Juhász Ferenc költő".