5,000 forint: 100th Anniversary Of Birth Of Sándor Weöres
Series: Hungary: Silver forint coins
Sándor Weöres (1913-1989) one of the most individual authors of the modern Hungarian literature. Awarded by the Baumgarten Literary Prize (1936), by the Kossuth Prize (1970) and by the Austrian State Prize for European Literature (1974). Generations raised up on his poems full of colours and melodies. Masterful translator from English, German, French, Russian, Chinese, Italian and Latine. The Magyar Nemzeti Bank commemorates his centennial birth anniversary with this silver masterpiece.