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  1. Bar Refaeli

    Bar Refaeli


    Bar Refaeli (Hebrew: בר רפאלי‎; born 4 June 1985) is an Israeli model, television host, actress and businesswoman.

  2. Natalie Portman

    Natalie Portman


    Natalie Portman (born Neta-Lee Hershlag; Hebrew: נטע-לי הרשלג‎; June 9, 1981) is an Israeli-born American (with dual citizenship) actress, producer, and director. Her first role was in the 1994 action thriller Léon: The Professional, opposite Jean Reno, but mainstream success came when she was cast as Padmé Amidala in the Star Wars prequel trilogy (released in 1999, 2002 and 2005). In 1999, she enrolled at Harvard University to study psychology while still working as an actress. She completed a bachelor's degree in 2003.

  3. Gal Gadot

    Gal Gadot


    Gal Gadot (/ˈɡɑːl ɡɑːdɒt/; Hebrew: גל גדות‎; born 30 April 1985) is an Israeli actress and fashion model. She won the Miss Israel title in 2004 and went on to represent Israel at the 2004 Miss Universe beauty pageant. She is the face of Gucci's Bamboo fragrance and model for the clothing company Castro. Gadot is known for her role as Gisele in The Fast and the Furious film series. On December 4, 2013, Warner Bros. revealed that Gadot was cast in the role of Wonder Woman in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice starring Ben Affleck and Henry Cavill in the titular roles.

  4. Elana Eden

    Elana Eden


    Elana Eden (Hebrew: אילנה עדן‎; born 1 May 1940) is an Israeli actress of film, television, and theatre, best known for her film debut as the title role in 20th Century Fox's biblical epic The Story of Ruth (1960).

  5. Benjamin Netanyahu

    Benjamin Netanyahu


    Benjamin "Bibi" Netanyahu (Hebrew בִּנְיָמִין "בִּיבִּי" נְתָנְיַהוּ ; born 21 October 1949) is the current Prime Minister of Israel. He also currently serves as a member of the Knesset and Chairman of the Likud party.

  6. Pinchas Zukerman

    Pinchas Zukerman


    Pinchas Zukerman (Hebrew: פנחס צוקרמן‎, born 16 July 1948) is an Israeli violinist, violist, and conductor.

  7. Galit Gutman

    Galit Gutman


    Galit Gutman (Hebrew: גלית גוטמן‎) is an Israeli actress and fashion model.

  8. Ivri Lider

    Ivri Lider


    Ivri Lider (Hebrew: עִבְרִי לִידֶר; born 10 February 1974) is an Israeli pop star and part of the duo TYP also known as The Young Professionals. He is one of the biggest-selling contemporary artists in Israeli music, and has won the Male Singer of the Year honor from Israeli national and local radio stations since entering the Israeli music scene in the late 1990s. He has sold more than 200,000 records.

  9. Itzhak Perlman

    Itzhak Perlman


    Itzhak Perlman (Hebrew: יצחק פרלמן‎; born August 31, 1945) is an Israeli-American violinist, conductor, and pedagogue.

  10. Tzipi Livni

    Tzipi Livni


    Tziporah "Tzipi" Livni (Hebrew: ציפורה מלכה "ציפי" לבני‎, born 8 July 1958) is a prominent Israeli politician.

  11. Amos Oz

    Amos Oz


    Amos Oz (Hebrew: עמוס עוז; born May 4, 1939, birth name Amos Klausner) is an Israeli writer, novelist, journalist and intellectual. He is also a professor of literature at Ben-Gurion University in Beersheba. He is regarded as Israel's most famous living author.

  12. Aaron Ciechanover

    Aaron Ciechanover


    Aaron Ciechanover (   ah-hah-ROHN chee-HAH-noh-vehr; אהרן צ'חנובר; born October 1, 1947) is an Israeli biologist, who won the Nobel prize in Chemistry for characterizing the method that cells use to degrade and recycle proteins using ubiquitin.

  13. Maor Melikson

    Maor Melikson


    Maor Melikson (Hebrew: מאור מליקסון‎; born 30 October 1984 in Yavne) is an Israeli footballer who plays as a midfielder for Hapoel Be'er Sheva and the Israel national football team.

  14. Yonatan Netanyahu

    Yonatan Netanyahu


    Yonatan "Yoni" Netanyahu (Hebrew: יוֹנָתָן "יוֹנִי" נְתַנְיָהוּ; March 13, 1946 – July 4, 1976), was the commander of the elite Israeli army commando unit Sayeret Matkal. He was the only Israeli soldier killed in action during Operation Entebbe in Uganda.

  15. Avram Grant

    Avram Grant


    Avraham "Avram" Grant (Hebrew: אברהם "אברם" גרנט‎; born Avraham Granat on 6 February 1955) is an Israeli football manager. Grant has spent the majority of his career coaching and managing in Israel, winning a number of national league and cup victories with different teams, and also managing the Israeli national team for four years.

  16. Shulamit Aloni

    Shulamit Aloni


    Shulamit Aloni (Hebrew: שׁוּלַמִּית אַלּוֹנִי; 29 November 1928 – 24 January 2014) was an Israeli politician. She founded the Ratz party, was leader of the Meretz party, and served as Minister of Education from 1992 to 1993. In 2000, she won the Israel Prize.

  17. Yigael Yadin

    Yigael Yadin


    Yigael Yadin (Hebrew: יִגָּאֵל יָדִין, born Yigael Sukenik (Hebrew: יגאל סוקניק‎) 20 March 1917 – 28 June 1984) was an Israeli archeologist, politician, and the second Chief of Staff of the Israel Defense Forces.

  18. Hanna Maron

    Hanna Maron


    Hanna Maron (Hebrew: חנה מרון‎; November 22, 1923 – May 30, 2014) was an Israeli actress and theater personality. She held the world record for the longest career in theater.

  19. Chaim Pinchas Scheinberg

    Chaim Pinchas Scheinberg


    Chaim Pinchas Scheinberg (Hebrew: חיים פנחס שיינברג‎;‎ 1 October 1910 – 20 March 2012) was a Polish-born, American-raised, Israeli Haredi rabbi and rosh yeshiva who, from 1965, made his home in the Kiryat Mattersdorf neighborhood of Jerusalem, Israel. He was the rosh yeshiva of the Torah Ore yeshiva in Kiryat Mattersdorf and Yeshivas Derech Chaim in Brooklyn. He was a posek (decisor of Jewish law), Gadol HaDor, and one of the last living Torah scholars to have been educated in the yeshivas of prewar Europe. He was often consulted on a range of communal and personal halachic issues. He was one of the rabbinic leaders of Kiryat Mattersdorf, together with Rabbi Yisroel Gans and Rabbi Yitzchok Yechiel Ehrenfeld. He was also a member of the Moetzes Gedolei HaTorah of Israel.

  20. Shlomo Goren

    Shlomo Goren


    Shlomo Goren (Hebrew: שלמה גורן) (February 3, 1917 – October 29, 1994), was an Orthodox Religious Zionist rabbi in Israel, a Talmudic scholar and foremost authority on Jewish law. He founded and served as the first head of the Military Rabbinate of the Israel Defense Forces and subsequently as the third Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi of Israel from 1973 to 1983, after which he established a yeshiva in Jerusalem, which he headed until his death.

  21. Shlomo Scharf

    Shlomo Scharf


    Shlomo Scharf (Hebrew: שלמה שרף‎) is a former Israeli football player and manager who now works as a regular commentator on Israeli Sport 5 TV channel. Scharf managed Maccabi Haifa to three championships, and was Israel national football team manager from 1992 to 1999.

  22. Ruth Rasnic

    Ruth Rasnic


    Ruth Rasnic (Hebrew: רות רזניק, b. 1932) is an Israeli social and political activist, a pioneer in the struggle against domestic violence in Israel, a writer and a translator. Rasnic won the Israel Prize in 2009 for her life's work.

  23. Danny Ayalon

    Danny Ayalon


    Daniel "Danny" Ayalon (Hebrew: דניאל "דני" אילון‎) (born 17 December 1955) is an Israeli diplomat, columnist and politician. He served as Deputy Foreign Minister and a member of the Knesset for Yisrael Beiteinu. He served as Israeli Ambassador to the United States from 2002 until 2006. He frequently writes in Israeli and international newspapers, notably in the Jerusalem Post and the Wall Street Journal.

  24. Mordechai Geldman

    Mordechai Geldman


    Mordechai Geldman (Hebrew: מרדכי גלדמן‎; b. 1946) is an Israeli artist, author, poet and psychologist.

  25. Shlomo Avineri

    Shlomo Avineri


    Shlomo Avineri (Hebrew: שלמה אבינרי) (born 1933, Bielsko, Poland) is an Israeli political scientist. He is Professor of Political Science at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and member of the Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities. He also serves as Recurring Visiting Professor at the Central European University in Budapest and Fellow of a Munich-based academic think tank offering advice to politicians (German: Centrum für angewandte Politikforschung).

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