Ben Gurion

  • (noun): Israeli statesman (born in Poland) and active Zionist who organized resistance against the British after World War II; Prime Minister of Israel (1886-1973).
    Synonyms: David Ben Gurion, David Grun

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National List - Background
... The National List had been formed by Ben-Gurion prior to the 1969 elections after his former party, Rafi, had merged into the Alignment against his wishes ... party won four seats in the seventh Knesset, and Ben Gurion was joined in the Knesset by Meir Avizohar, Isser Harel and Yigal Hurvitz ... Ben-Gurion resigned from the Knesset in 1970, and was replaced by Zalman Shoval ...
SS Shalom - Gallery
... primer color on accommodations, shifted from shipyards to special dedication with Paula Ben Gurion the wife of David Ben Gurion prime minister of the State of Israel Chantiers de l'Atlantique, St Nazaire ... from shipyards to special dedication with Paula Ben Gurion the wife of David Ben Gurion prime minister of the State of Israel ... to special dedication with Paula Ben Gurion the wife of David Ben Gurion prime minister of the State of Israel ...
Cecil Margo - Post War and Israel
... his chambers from Court and found an urgent telegram from David Ben-Gurion asking him to come out to Israel to serve as Ben Gurion's chief advisor on the establishment and organization of the Israeli Air Force ... Ben Gurion, who knew that air power would be critical to Israel's short and long term survival also knew from his commanders such as Chaim Laskov that Margo's record as a commander and ... Ben Gurion, who developed an admiration and fondness for Margo, asked him to remain in Israel as commander of the Israeli Air Force with the rank of Major General, but Margo declined, preferring to ...
Ben Gurion Airport Railway Station
... Ben Gurion Airport Railway Station (Hebrew תחנת הרכבת נמל התעופה בן גוריון‎, Tahanat HaRakevet Nemal HaTe'ufa Ben Gurion) is an Israel ...
Arava Power Company - History
... Arava Power Company cites Israel’s first Prime Minister, David Ben Gurion, as an inspiring figure for the vision of the company ... In 1956 Ben Gurion said "The largest and most impressive source of energy in our world and the source of life for every plant and animal, yet a source so little used ... indefinitely." At the launch of Ketura Sun, staff and guests wore T-shirts bearing Ben Gurion’s image ...

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    In Israel, in order to be a realist you must believe in miracles.
    —David Ben Gurion (1886–1973)

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