History of the Jews in the Ottoman Empire
Jews lived in the geographic area of Asia Minor (modern Turkey, but more geographically either Anatolia or Asia Minor) for more than 2,400 years. Initial prosperity in Hellenistic times faded under Ch...
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Ryszard Horowitz
Ryszard Horowitz (born 5 May 1939) was born in Kraków, Poland. At the age of only four months, he and his family were transported into a series of Nazi concentration camps following the German invasi...
Levi Eshkol
 Levi Eshkol  (Hebrew: לֵוִי אֶשְׁכּוֹל; born Levi Shkolnik (Hebrew: לֵוִי שׁקוֹלנִיק) 25 October 1895 – 26 February 1969) served as the third Prime Minister of Israel from 1963 until his de...
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Phannias ben Samuel
Phannias ben Samuel (in Hebrew: פנחס בן שמואל Pinhas ben Shmuel) (c. 70 CE) was the last Jewish High Priest. He did not originate from a priestly family but was the leader of revolutionary forces. He ...
Manasseh I
Menasseh ben Hezekiah was a Turkic ruler of the Khazars mentioned in the Khazar Correspondence. He probably reigned in the mid to late ninth century CE. He was the son of Hezekiah, the son of Obadiah....
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Chaim Weizmann
Chaim Azriel Weizmann (Hebrew: חיים עזריאל ויצמן‎ Ḥayīm Wayzman; 27 November 1874 – 9 November 1952) was a Zionist leader and Israeli statesman who served as President of the Zionist Organizatio...
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Simon I (High Priest)
Simon I son of Onias I, (310–291 or 300–270 BCE) was High Priest in the Temple in Jerusalem. Some identify him as Simeon the Just.
Miriam
Miriam (Hebrew: מִרְיָם,  Miryam,  Miryām ; Arabic: مريم (Maryam); see Miriam (given name)) was the sister of Moses and Aaron, and the daughter of Amram and Yocheved. She appears f...
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Segan
The Aramaic term segan (סגן) or segan hakohanim (Hebrew: סגן הכהנים‎) in the Talmud is the title for a Jewish Priest of the Temple in Jerusalem.
The form segan is Aramaic (סְגַן), appearing ...
Isaac (Khazar)
Isaac ben Hanukkah was a Jewish ruler of the Khazars mentioned in the Khazar Correspondence. He probably reigned in the mid to late ninth century CE. Little is known about his reign. As with other Bul...
David Ben-Gurion
David Ben-Gurion (Hebrew: דָּוִד בֶּן-גּוּרִיּוֹן‎; [daˈvɪd ben gurˈjo:n], born David Grün; 16 October 1886 – 1 December 1973) was the primary founder and the first Prime Minister of Israel.Ben-...
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