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Rožňava (Hungarian: Rozsnyó, German: Rosenau has 18.647 inhabitants
(31,2% Hungarian; 1990 census). In 1910 6.565 inhabitants (89,7% Hungarians,
6,2% Slovakians and 2,4% Germans). The town was the seat of Gömör és Kishont
(Slovakian Gemer i Malé Hont) County of Hungary till 1919/1920 (Czechoslovakian
occupation). 1920-1938 Czechoslovakian, 1938-1944 Hungarian (after the
Decision of Vienna). The Treaty of Paris (1947) reallocated it to Czechoslovakia.
István Molnár, 22 Jun 2000
This flag was mentioned in 'Városaink neve, címere és lobogója',
by S. Széll, Budapest 1941
Jan Kravčík, 15 June 2000
This flag of the city from 1973 was made by dr. P. Püspöki Nagy.
Jan Kravcik, 15 June 2000