Master of Arts, Budapest University, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, Budapest University, 1973. Postgraduate, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, 1983.
Library., head department Semmelweis Museum for History of Medicine, Budapest, Hungary, 1969—1977. From editor to senior editor Corvina Public House, 1977—1989. Research fellow Institute of History, 1990-1991.
Director Budapest History Museum, 1992—1995, senior curator, 1996—2000, senior research consultant, 2002—2004. Professor media studies K. Eszterhazy College, Eger, since 2004. Lecturer history of journalism Budapest University, since 1994.
Member International Council Museum, Association Hungarian Journalists.
Married Krisztina Rozsnyai. 1 child, György Ferenc.