Ferenc Molnár

Playwright + Author
Born Jan 12, 1878

Language Ferenc Molnár was a Hungarian dramatist and novelist. His Americanized name was Franz Molnar. He emigrated to the United States to escape persecution of Hungarian Jews by German authorities during World War II. As a novelist, Molnár is remembered principally for The Paul Street Boys, the story of two rival gangs of youths in Budapest. The novel is a classic of youth literature, beloved in Hungary and abroad for its treatment of the themes of solidarity and self-sacrifice.… Read More

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1878 Birth Born on January 12, 1878.


1952 74 Years Old Died on April 1, 1952.
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