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Chaim Herzog

Chaim HerzogBorn: 17-Sep-1918
Birthplace: Belfast, Northern Ireland
Died: 17-Apr-1997
Location of death: Tel Aviv, Israel
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Mount Herzl, Jerusalem, Israel

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Head of State

Nationality: Israel
Executive summary: President of Israel, 1983-93

Military service: British Army (WWII); Israeli Army (Major General)

Father: Isaac Halevi Herzog (Rabbi)
Mother: Sarah Hillman
Wife: Aura Ambache (m. 8-May-1947, three sons)
Son: Joel
Son: Michael
Son: Isaac

    High School: Talmudic Seminary, Jerusalem (1935-37)
    University: Cambridge University
    Law School: LLB, University College London
    University: Royal Military College, England

    President of Israel (1983-93)
    Israeli Knesset Labour (1981-83)
    Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations (1975-78)
    Israeli Defense Force Military Intelligence Brance (1959-62)
    Israeli Official Defense attache, Washington, DC (1950-54)
    Israeli Defense Force Military Intelligence Brance (1948-50)
    Funeral: Richard Nixon (1994)

Author of books:
Living History: A Memoir (1996, memoir)

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