Bridge Budapest is a non-profit association that has launched the survey in order to prove that in possession of the relevant knowledge and performance it is possible to achieve world-fame even starting from Budapest – be it artistic activity or a global.
In the unique international survey organized during the summer, the leading media and journalists from 12 countries were asked to vote for and nominate the 10 most influential Hungarian success stories of the world from a list of 50 candidates.
The TOP10 list contains the names of the Hungarians who made career on an international scale starting from Hungary.
1. Ernő Rubik - Rubik's cube
2. István Szabó - director
3. Imre Kertész - writer
4. András S. Takács - Eszter Cseke - documentary filmmakers (On the Spot)
5. Béla Tarr - director
6-7. Iván Fischer - conductor, Péter Nádas - writer
8-11. Péter Árvai - Founder of Prezi, Bence Máté - photographer, Márta Sebestyén - folk singer, Ádám Somlai-Fischer - Founder of PreziRead more »