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Abba Eban


South-African given birth to Israeli politician and diplomat who served as Israeli Foreign Affairs Minister from 1966 to 1974. He defended Israel’s status within the aftermath from the Six-Day Battle and utilized the property that Israel seized within their triumph to broker for serenity. He was an cleverness official in Egypt, teaching others to fight the Nazis. His brother-in-law, Chaim Herzog, was Israel’s 6th chief executive. His child, Eli Eban, is really a renowned clarinetist who shows at Indiana University or college. He was a significant physique in Israeli politics through the 1960’s like Golda Meir.

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Full Name Abba Eban
Date Of Birth February 2, 1915
Died November 17, 2002, Tel Aviv, Israel
Place Of Birth South Africa
Profession Politician
Education Pembroke College, Cambridge, Queens' College, Cambridge, University of Cambridge
Nationality South African, Israeli
Movies Double Edge
TV Shows Heritage: Civilization and the Jews
Star Sign Aquarius

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1Cousin of Oliver Sacks.
2When his mother remarried, he took the surname of his stepfather, Dr. Isaac Eban.
3Israel's representative at the United Nations during the independence struggle of 1948, its ambassador to both Washington and the United Nations during the Middle East war of 1956, and its foreign minister during the 1967 and 1973 Middle East wars.
4Uncle of Jonathan Lynn, British film director and creator of the BBC political satire Yes Minister (1980).
5Held posts as Israel's ambassador to the United States and the United Nations.
6Israeli politician, diplomat and government official.



Heritage: Civilization and the Jews1984TV Series documentary



Reflections of Einstein2015DocumentaryHimself
The 50 Years War: Israel and the Arabs1999TV Movie documentaryHimself
Charlie Rose1995-1998TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Cold War1998TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
The Long Way Home1997DocumentaryHimself - Israeli Diplomat
Israel: A Nation Is Born1994TV Mini-SeriesNarrator
Double Edge1992Himself
Heritage: Civilization and the Jews1984TV Series documentaryNarrator
Mivtsa Yonatan1977Himself (uncredited)
Ben Gurion Remembers1972DocumentaryHimself
Annie, the Women in the Life of a Man1970TV SpecialHimself
World in Action1967TV Series documentaryHimself - Israeli Foreign Minister
Meet the Press1966TV SeriesHimself
This Week1963TV SeriesHimself
The Mike Wallace Interview1958TV Series
Person to Person1957TV Series documentaryHimself
The Ed Sullivan Show1957TV SeriesHimself
Longines Chronoscope1953-1955TV SeriesHimself - Israeli Ambassador to the U.S.

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