Hungarian Autonomous Region

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Hungarian Autonomous Region

 

(Regiunea Autonomă Maghiară), a former administrative unit of Rumania. Formed in 1952. (From 1960 to 1968 it was called the Mureş-Hungarian Autonomous Region.) In accordance with the territorial-administration changes of 1968, the territory of the Hungarian Autonomous Region was mostly absorbed by the districts of Mureş, Harghita, and Covasna.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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