Melek Çolak

Keywords: Atatürk, Turkey, Hungary, Public Opinion, Hungarian People

Abstract

Hungarian People's great admiration for Atatürk is due to his leadership during Turkish Independence War and his great success for the foundation of Turkish Republic rigt after the War; more over during Atatürk's period the etnical and cultural closeness derİving fronı the past played an important role in strengthening the friendship ties between Turkey and Hungary . As in the world, the death of Atatürk not only led to a great deal of sorrowness as a results of close relations in the past. In this study, the reflections of Atatürk's death on Hungarian public opinion and the view of Hungarian about Atatürk have been studied.