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Menachem Begin

1977: Menachem Begin

DATE : July 19, 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: Menachem Begin Date of Birth: 16th August 1913, Brest, Russian Empire (now Belarus) Date of Death: 9th March 1992, Tel […]

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Yoni Netanyahu

1976: Yoni Netanyahu

DATE : July 18, 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: Yoni Netanyahu (Yonatan; Jonathan) Date of Birth: 13th March 1946, New York City, USA Date of Death: 4th July 1976, […]

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Uri Geller

1975: Uri Geller

DATE : July 16, 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: Uri Geller Date of Birth: 20th December 1946, Tel Aviv, Mandatory Palestine Claim to Fame: Illusionist and Self-Proclaimed Psychic In […]

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Kira Radinsky

Israeli Scientist Dr Kira Radinsky Joins UN Panel

DATE : July 16, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

This weekend, the UN panel for digital security and cooperation named Israeli Scientist Dr Kira Radinsky as their newest member. Co-chaired by both e-commerce billionaire Jack Ma and Melinda Gates, the high-level committee will work to ensure a “safe and inclusive” digital future.   Israel’s Ambassador to the UN, Danny Danon, stated that we “are […]

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1974: Yitzhak Rabin

DATE : July 10, 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: Yitzhak Rabin Date of Birth: 1st March 1922, Jerusalem, Mandatory Palestine Date of Death: 4th November 1995, Tel Aviv, Israel […]

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1973: Ephraim Katzir

DATE : July 9, 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: Ephraim Katzir (born Katchalski) Date of Birth: 16th May 1916, Kiev, Russian Empire Date of Death: 30th May 2009, Rehovot, […]

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1972: Dana International

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: Sharon Cohen (born Yaron Cohen; stage name Dana International) Date of Birth: 2nd February 1972, Tel Aviv, Israel Claim to […]

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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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