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Meir Amit

1921 - 2009

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Meir Amit (Hebrew: מאיר עמית, ‎17 March 1921 – 17 July 2009) was an Israeli politician and cabinet minister. He served as the Chief Director and the head of global operations for Mossad from 1963 to 1968, before entering into politics and holding two ministerial positions. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Meir Amit has received more than 273,839 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Meir Amit is the 8,338th most popular politician (down from 8,074th in 2019), the 176th most popular biography from Israel and the 67th most popular Israeli Politician.

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Among politicians, Meir Amit ranks 8,338 out of 15,577Before him are Eudoxia Streshneva, Liaquat Ali Khan, Korbinian Brodmann, Emperor Reizei, Manuel Urrutia Lleó, and Gotarzes I. After him are Giorgi Margvelashvili, Alfonso II, Count of Provence, Giovanni Dandolo, Gautamiputra Satakarni, Ernest II, Duke of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg, and France-Albert René.

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Among people born in 1921, Meir Amit ranks 139Before him are Francisco Morales Bermúdez, Georges Mathieu, Giovanni Benelli, Alain Mimoun, Heinz G. Konsalik, and Luis García Berlanga. After him are Lionel Terray, Darío Moreno, Angelica Rozeanu, Lidia Gueiler Tejada, P. V. Narasimha Rao, and Jim Garrison. Among people deceased in 2009, Meir Amit ranks 98Before him are Hélio Gracie, Edward Schillebeeckx, Ngapoi Ngawang Jigme, Hortensia Bussi, Vasily Aksyonov, and Inger Christensen. After him are Tavo Burat, Tomohiko Ikoma, Oleg Yankovsky, Manea Mănescu, Robert Enke, and Stephen Toulmin.

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Among people born in Israel, Meir Amit ranks 176 out of 430Before him are Daliah Lavi (1942), Justus of Tiberias (35), Uzi Narkiss (1925), John of Patmos (50), Assi Dayan (1945), and Ron Huldai (1944). After him are Eliyahu M. Goldratt (1947), Ghil'ad Zuckermann (1971), Eutocius of Ascalon (480), Esther Ofarim (1941), Al-Hafiz (1074), and Sarah Aaronsohn (1890).


Among politicians born in Israel, Meir Amit ranks 67Before him are Ibzan (null), Rafi Eitan (1926), Dirk III, Count of Holland (982), Peter I, Count of Alençon (1251), Taqi al-Din al-Nabhani (1909), and Ron Huldai (1944). After him are Al-Hafiz (1074), Sarah Aaronsohn (1890), Yael Dayan (1939), Alexander of Judaea (-100), Abd al-Qadir al-Husayni (1907), and Rafael Eitan (1929).