Timár, Jószef

ACTOR (HUNGARY)
BORN 7 Mar 1902, Budapest - DIED 3 Oct 1960, Budapest
GRAVE LOCATION Budapest: Farkasrét cemetery (8/3-1-13/14)

Jószef Timár played numerous parts on the Hungarian stages and appeared in many Hungarian movies between 1936 and 1959. In 1957 he was awarded the Kossuth Prize.

He was very succesful in "Death of a Salesman" and on his grave is a monument with the shape of a briefcase that refers to this part. In the park of the National Theatre there's a statue of him as travelling salesman.

Sources
• Lukács-Csernus, Lajos e.a., Budapester Friedhöfe, Oberbügermeisterambt der Stadt Budapest, Budapest, 1999
Internet Movie Database
Budapesti Negyed 40-41-42. 2003/2-2003/4. - A Farkasréti temető 2003-ban (adattár)

Images

The grave of Jószef Timár at the Farkasrét cemetery, Budapest.
Picture by Androom (23 Aug 2002)

 


Tirpitz, Alfred von

Published: 9 May 2010
Last update: 9 May 2010