David Rubinger

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David Rubinger
Born (1924-06-24)24 June 1924
Vienna, Austria
Died 1 March 2017(2017-03-01) (aged 92)
Israel
Nationality Israeli
Field photography
Movement Israeli art

David Rubinger (Hebrew: דוד רובינגר‎; 24 June 1924 – 1 March 2017)[1] was an Israeli photographer. His famous photo of three Israeli paratroopers after the recapture the Western Wall in the Six-Day War has become a defining image of the conflict.[2] Shimon Peres called Rubinger "the photographer of the nation in the making".[3]

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  1. "David Rubinger". Yosefa Drescher Fine Art. Retrieved 2012-05-18.
  2. Urquhart, Conal (May 6, 2007). "Six days in June". The Observer. Retrieved 2008-12-02.
  3. Rabinovich, Abraham (November 29, 2007). "David Rubinger's third eye". The Jerusalem Post. Retrieved 2008-12-02.