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Chaim Topol

1971: Chaim Topol

DATE : July 5, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Welcome to 70 Faces of Israel. To celebrate 70 years since the establishment of the State of Israel, we’re looking at 70 people whose remarkable stories have changed our country and the world.   Name: Chaim Topol (also known as “Topol”) Date of Birth: 9th September 1935, Tel Aviv, British Mandate Palestine Claim to Fame: […]

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operation good neighbor

Operation Good Neighbor: Israeli Aid to Syria

DATE : July 4, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

For the last seven years, Syria has been engulfed in a deadly civil war. There are no winners in this ongoing bloodbath. There are, however, tens of thousands of losers: innocent Syrians trapped between two armies battling for power. The last official estimate placed the civilian death count at close to half a million people, […]

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Shai Agnon

1970: Shai Agnon

DATE : July 2, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Welcome to 70 Faces of Israel. To celebrate 70 years since the establishment of the State of Israel, we’re looking at 70 people whose remarkable stories have changed our country and the world.   Name: Shai Agnon (born Shmuel Yosef Halevi Czaczkes) Date of Birth: 17th July 1888, Buczacz, Poland (now Buchach, Ukraine) Date of […]

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Ezer Mizion

Ezer Mizion: Health Support Across Israel

DATE : July 1, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Introducing Ezer Mizion   Founded in 1979, Ezer Mizion is the biggest health support service in Israel. With more than 16,000 volunteers, it’s also one of the country’s biggest volunteer organisations!   Ezer Mizion aims to help any person who might need more medical help than a hospital can provide, with a special focus on […]

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Prince William Israle

Prince William Israel Visit – Highlights

DATE : June 28, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Prince William Israel Trip: Second-in-Line to the British Throne Visits Israel!   Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, has one of the world’s best-known faces. As well as spearheading campaigns for mental health awareness and other fantastic philanthropic endeavours, he is also second-in-line to the British throne.   This week, Prince William came to Israel on […]

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Golda Meir

1969: Golda Meir

DATE : June 27, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Welcome to 70 Faces of Israel. To celebrate 70 years since the establishment of the State of Israel, we’re looking at 70 people whose remarkable stories have changed our country and the world.   Name: Golda Meir (born Golda Mabovich) Date of Birth: 3rd May 1898, Kiev, Russian Empire (now Ukraine) Date of Death: 8th […]

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Zalman Shazar

1968: Zalman Shazar

DATE : June 26, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Welcome to 70 Faces of Israel. To celebrate 70 years since the establishment of the State of Israel, we’re looking at 70 people whose remarkable stories have changed our country and the world.   Name: Zalman Shazar (originally Shneur Zalman Rubashov) Date of Birth: 24th November 1889, Minsk Governorate, Russian Empire (now Belarus) Date of […]

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1967: Naomi Shemer

DATE : June 21, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Welcome to 70 Faces of Israel. To celebrate 70 years since the establishment of the State of Israel, we’re looking at 70 people whose remarkable stories have changed our country and the world.   Name: Naomi Shemer (born Naomi Sapir) Date of Birth: 13th July 1930, Kvutzat Kinneret, British Mandate Palestine Date of Death: 26th […]

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Abie Nathan

1966: Abie Nathan

DATE : June 20, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Welcome to 70 Faces of Israel. To celebrate 70 years since the establishment of the State of Israel, we’re looking at 70 people whose remarkable stories have changed our country and the world.   Name: Abie Nathan Date of Birth: 29th April 1927, Abadan, Persia (now Iran) Date of Death: 27th August 2008, Tel Aviv, […]

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