Literary legacy
 

Arany János

The most significant Hungarian poet in the 19th century was an assistant teacher in the 1834/35 school year at Kisújszállás.

Csukás István

Writer, poet awarded with the Kossuth-prize. Born in Kisújszállás 2nd April 1936, freeman of the city.

Kiss Tamás

Poet, born in Kisújszállás 5 September 1912.

Ladányi Mihály

Poet, translator. He started the secondary school in Kisújszállás.

Móricz Zsigmond

One of the most illustrious hungarian writer in the 20th century, graduated from high school in Kisújszállás.

Nagy Imre

Born in Kisújszállás 1 March 1817. Poet who died very young, at the age of 23.