Hungarian politicianDied when: 77 years 259 days (932 months)
Star Sign: Aquarius
Baron Ádám Récsey de Récse (Hungarian: récsei báró Récsey Ádám, German: Adam Retsey von Retse; 10 February 1775 – 26 October 1852) was a Hungarian general, joined the army of Habsburg monarchy, and briefly a politician who was appointed illegally as the Prime Minister of Hungary by King Ferdinand V during the Revolution of 1848, serving in this capacity from 3 October to 7 October 1848.
Récsey countersigned his own appointment, neglecting the Diet of Hungary.He resigned when an uprising broke out in Vienna in the effects of the Hungarian Revolution.
He was the only Hungarian Prime Minister, who was born in the 18th century.