Levi Eshkol

1895 - 1969

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Levi Eshkol (Hebrew: לוי אשכול [leˈvi ʔeʃˈkol] ;‎ 25 October 1895 – 26 February 1969), born Levi Yitzhak Shkolnik (Hebrew: לוי יצחק שקולניק), was an Israeli statesman who served as the third Prime Minister of Israel from 1963 until his death from a heart attack in 1969. A founder of the Israeli Labor Party, he served in numerous senior roles, including Minister of Defense (1963–1967) and Minister of Finance (1952–1963). Eshkol was first appointed as prime minister following the resignation of David Ben-Gurion. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Levi Eshkol has received more than 983,445 page views. His biography is available in 53 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 52 in 2019). Levi Eshkol is the 1,094th most popular politician (up from 1,716th in 2019), the 42nd most popular biography from Ukraine (up from 56th in 2019) and the 19th most popular Ukrainian Politician.

Levi Eshkol was the fourth Prime Minister of Israel. He served from 1963 to 1969.

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Among politicians, Levi Eshkol ranks 1,094 out of 19,576Before him are Robert I of France, Patrice de MacMahon, Alexander of Greece, Richard von Coudenhove-Kalergi, Eric XIV of Sweden, and Chulalongkorn. After him are Túpac Amaru, Yazdegerd III, Amalric of Jerusalem, Zachary Taylor, 5th Dalai Lama, and Otto IV, Holy Roman Emperor.

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Among people born in 1895, Levi Eshkol ranks 17Before him are Jiddu Krishnamurti, Max Horkheimer, Anna Freud, Mikhail Bakhtin, Paul Éluard, and J. Edgar Hoover. After him are Henrik Dam, Dolores Ibárruri, Nikolai Yezhov, Sergei Yesenin, Ludvík Svoboda, and Cristóbal Balenciaga. Among people deceased in 1969, Levi Eshkol ranks 17Before him are Kliment Voroshilov, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, C. F. Powell, Jan Palach, Saud of Saudi Arabia, and Liu Shaoqi. After him are Morihei Ueshiba, Brian Jones, Otto Dix, Jack Kerouac, Victoria Eugenie of Battenberg, and Princess Alice of Battenberg.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Levi Eshkol ranks 42 out of 1,365Before him are Grigory Zinoviev (1883), Leopold von Sacher-Masoch (1836), Leonid Kravchuk (1934), Volodymyr Zelensky (1978), Andrei Chikatilo (1936), and Igor Sikorsky (1889). After him are Yulia Tymoshenko (1960), Nestor Makhno (1888), Vladimir Horowitz (1903), Simon Wiesenthal (1908), George Gamow (1904), and Anne of Kiev (1025).

Among POLITICIANS In Ukraine

Among politicians born in Ukraine, Levi Eshkol ranks 19Before him are Kliment Voroshilov (1881), Ivan Mazepa (1639), Moshe Sharett (1894), Grigory Zinoviev (1883), Leonid Kravchuk (1934), and Volodymyr Zelensky (1978). After him are Yulia Tymoshenko (1960), Symon Petliura (1879), Andrei Zhdanov (1896), Yitzhak Ben-Zvi (1884), Vladimir II Monomakh (1053), and Petro Poroshenko (1965).