Menachem Begin

1913 - 1992

Menachem Begin

Menachem Begin (Hebrew: מְנַחֵם בֵּגִין‎ Menaḥem Begin (listen ); Polish: Mieczysław Biegun (Polish birth name), Polish: Menachem Begin (Polish documents, 1931–1937); Russian: Менахем Вольфович Бегин Menakhem Volfovich Begin; 16 August 1913 – 9 March 1992) was an Israeli politician, founder of Likud and the sixth Prime Minister of Israel. Before the creation of the state of Israel, he was the leader of the Zionist militant group Irgun, the Revisionist breakaway from the larger Jewish paramilitary organization Haganah. He proclaimed a revolt, on 1 February 1944, against the British mandatory government, which was opposed by the Jewish Agency. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Menachem Begin has received more than 1,438,596 page views. His biography is available in 76 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 437th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Menachem Begin ranks 433 out of 14,801Before him are Lothair I, Juan Perón, Henry II of England, Vladimir the Great, Albert II of Germany, and Franz von Papen. After him are Alexander IV of Macedon, Ferdinand III, Holy Roman Emperor, Arcadius, Syngman Rhee, Servius Tullius, and Abdullah of Saudi Arabia.

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Among people born in 1913, Menachem Begin ranks 8Before him are Richard Nixon, Rosa Parks, Willy Brandt, Vivien Leigh, Gerald Ford, and Jesse Owens. After him are Robert Capa, Jean Marais, Paul Ricœur, Ramón Mercader, Gustáv Husák, and Burt Lancaster. Among people deceased in 1992, Menachem Begin ranks 7Before him are Marlene Dietrich, Isaac Asimov, Willy Brandt, Alexander Dubček, Friedrich Hayek, and Grace Hopper. After him are Astor Piazzolla, Francis Bacon, John Cage, Olivier Messiaen, Mikhail Tal, and Benny Hill.

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In Belarus

Among people born in Belarus, Menachem Begin ranks 4 out of 218Before him are Marc Chagall (1887), Shimon Peres (1923), and Lev Vygotsky (1896). After him are Walter Model (1891), Andrei Gromyko (1909), Tadeusz Kościuszko (1746), Felix Dzerzhinsky (1877), Chaim Weizmann (1874), Mark Rothko (1903), Yitzhak Shamir (1915), and Stanisław August Poniatowski (1732).

Among POLITICIANS In Belarus

Among politicians born in Belarus, Menachem Begin ranks 2Before him are Shimon Peres (1923). After him are Andrei Gromyko (1909), Felix Dzerzhinsky (1877), Chaim Weizmann (1874), Yitzhak Shamir (1915), Stanisław August Poniatowski (1732), Alexander Lukashenko (1954), Sviatopolk I of Kiev (978), Hacı I Giray (1397), Zalman Shazar (1889), and Kęstutis (1297).

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