Levi Eshkol

1895 - 1969

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Levi Eshkol (Hebrew: לֵוִי אֶשְׁכּוֹל‎; listen , born Levi Yitzhak Shkolnik (Hebrew: לוי יצחק שקולניק‎)‎ 25 October 1895 – 26 February 1969) 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 547,712 page views. His biography is available in 53 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 51 in 2019). Levi Eshkol is the 1,639th most popular politician (down from 1,265th in 2019), the 53rd most popular biography from Ukraine (down from 47th in 2019) and the 21st 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 1,639 out of 15,710Before him are Lü Buwei, Injo of Joseon, Al-Hakim bi-Amr Allah, Fredrik Bajer, Hisham ibn Abd al-Malik, and Koxinga. After him are Gwanghaegun of Joseon, Leontios, Li Xiannian, Anna Maria Mozart, Teia, and Ferdinand I of Aragon.

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Among people born in 1895, Levi Eshkol ranks 37Before him are Babe Ruth, László Moholy-Nagy, Gerhard Domagk, Oskar Dirlewanger, Buckminster Fuller, and Wilhelm Burgdorf. After him are Vladimir Propp, Nikolai Bulganin, Cemal Gürsel, Jürgen Stroop, Khorloogiin Choibalsan, and Ludvík Svoboda. Among people deceased in 1969, Levi Eshkol ranks 24Before him are Jan Palach, Brian Jones, C. F. Powell, Sonja Henie, Princess Alice of Battenberg, and Victoria Eugenie of Battenberg. After him are Arthur Friedenreich, Witold Gombrowicz, Dominique Pire, Boris Karloff, Joseph P. Kennedy Sr., and Itzhak Stern.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Levi Eshkol ranks 53 out of 913Before him are Anne of Kiev (1025), Vasily Grossman (1905), Moshe Sharett (1894), Vladimir II Monomakh (1053), Leonid Kuchma (1938), and Lazar Kaganovich (1893). After him are Nikolai Berdyaev (1874), Isaac Babel (1894), Symon Petliura (1879), Anton Makarenko (1888), John Demjanjuk (1920), and Oleg Antonov (1906).

Among POLITICIANS In Ukraine

Among politicians born in Ukraine, Levi Eshkol ranks 21Before him are Viktor Yushchenko (1954), Andrey Vyshinsky (1883), Moshe Sharett (1894), Vladimir II Monomakh (1053), Leonid Kuchma (1938), and Lazar Kaganovich (1893). After him are Symon Petliura (1879), Fanny Kaplan (1890), Rodion Malinovsky (1898), Yulia Tymoshenko (1960), Boris Shcherbina (1919), and Nikolai Podgorny (1903).