|3rd President of Israel|
May 21, 1963 – May 24, 1973
|Prime Minister||David Ben-Gurion|
Yigal Allon (Acting)
|Preceded by||Yitzhak Ben-Zvi|
|Succeeded by||Ephraim Katzir|
Shneur Zalman Rubashov
November 24, 1889
Mir, Minsk Governorate, Russian Empire
|Died||October 5, 1974 (aged 84)|
Zalman Shazar (Hebrew: זלמן שז"ר; born Shneur Zalman Rubashov; Belarusian: Шнэер За́льман Рубашо́ў; Russian: Шне́ер За́лмен Рубашо́в; November 24, 1889 – October 5, 1974) was an Israeli politician, author and poet. Shazar was the third President of Israel for two terms, from 1963 to 1973.
References[change | change source]
- Brilliant, Moshe (October 6, 1974). "Zalman Shazar is dead at 84: President of Israel for ten years". The New York Times. p. 65. Retrieved October 20, 2020.