Esther Herlitz

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Esther Herlitz
Date of birth9 October 1921
Place of birthBerlin, Germany
Year of aliyah1933
Date of death24 March 2016(2016-03-24) (aged 94)
Knessets8, 9
Faction represented in Knesset

Esther Herlitz (Hebrew: אסתר הרליץ, 9 October 1921 – 24 March 2016) was an Israeli diplomat and politician. She served as a member of the Knesset for the Alignment between 1973 and 1977 and again from 1979 until 1981. She was also Israel's first female ambassador, having been appointed as the country's ambassador to Denmark in 1966.

Herlitz died on 24 March 2016 in Tel Aviv at the age of 94.[1]

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