Naftali Bennett

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Naftali Bennett (Hebrew: נַפְתָּלִי בֶּנֶט‎, IPA: [naftaˈli ˈbenet]; born 25 March 1972) is an Israeli politician serving as the 13th and current prime minister of Israel since 13 June 2021. He served as Minister of Diaspora Affairs from 2013 to 2019, as Minister of Education from 2015 to 2019, and as Minister of Defense from 2019 to 2020. He has led the New Right party since 2018, having previously led The Jewish Home party between 2012 and 2018.Born and raised in Haifa, the son of immigrants from the United States, Bennett served in the Sayeret Matkal and Maglan special forces units of the Israel Defense Forces, commanding many combat operations, and subsequently became a software entrepreneur. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Naftali Bennett has received more than 2,039,242 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Naftali Bennett is the 12,643rd most popular politician (down from 12,094th in 2019), the 243rd most popular biography from Israel (down from 224th in 2019) and the 83rd most popular Israeli Politician.

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Among politicians, Naftali Bennett ranks 12,643 out of 15,710Before him are Manfred Stolpe, John Boehner, William McMahon, Joan of Acre, Frederick Stanley, 16th Earl of Derby, and Gianni De Michelis. After him are Bart De Wever, Rhys ap Gruffydd, Stefán Jóhann Stefánsson, Imata Kabua, Ajdar Ismailov, and Olli Rehn.

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Among people born in 1972, Naftali Bennett ranks 139Before him are Elyes Fakhfakh, Cristina Scabbia, James Dashner, Christian von Koenigsegg, Tom Hooper, and Tego Calderón. After him are Ebbe Sand, Mohamed Al-Deayea, Viorel Moldovan, Mike Dirnt, Kiko Loureiro, and Wilson Kipketer.

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Among people born in Israel, Naftali Bennett ranks 243 out of 389Before him are Armand Amar (1953), Ilan Pappé (1954), Yardena Arazi (1951), Isaac Herzog (1960), Hiam Abbass (1960), and Joan of Acre (1272). After him are Benny Morris (1948), Yossi Sarid (1940), Tony Cliff (1917), Amnon Lipkin-Shahak (1944), Yossi Beilin (1948), and Gideon Levy (1953).


Among politicians born in Israel, Naftali Bennett ranks 83Before him are Alexander of Judaea (-100), Dalia Itzik (1952), Yair Lapid (1963), Suha Arafat (1963), Isaac Herzog (1960), and Joan of Acre (1272). After him are Yossi Sarid (1940), Amnon Lipkin-Shahak (1944), Yossi Beilin (1948), S. Yizhar (1916), Nir Barkat (1959), and Yaakov Neeman (1939).

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