A schoolteacher from Wisconsin, Golda Meir first traveled the world to rally support for Israel, before becoming the Jewish state's first female prime minister.
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Ben-Gurion made aliyah (immigrated) to the Holy Land in 1906, where he led the struggle to establish the state of Israel in 1948.
Yitzhak Lamdan was an Israeli poet, translator, editor, and columnist whose poem "Masada: A Historical Epic" has inspired the Jewish people for nearly a century.
Dr. Aaron Ciechanover's work has saved hundreds of thousands of lives and has revolutionized human health, agriculture, and the environment.
An Israeli general and politician, Yariv was the architect of the IDF's modern intelligence.