1946 in Mandatory Palestine

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1946 in Mandatory Palestine

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See also:

1946 in the United Kingdom
Other events of 1946

Events in the year 1946 in Mandatory Palestine.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

The last day of the British mandate in the Transjordan region in which emir Abdullah (on the right) was crowned as Transjordan's king, 25 May 1946.
King David Hotel bombing: The King David Hotel after the bombing

Unknown dates[edit]

Notable births[edit]

  • 1 January - Nissan Slomiansky, Israeli politician
  • 7 January - Aviem Sella, Israeli fighter pilot
  • 5 February - Amnon Dankner, Israeli newspaper editor and author (died 2013)
  • 22 February - Motti Mizrachi, Israeli artist
  • 26 February – Ephraim Sidon, Israeli author, playwright and satirist
  • 12 March – Ya'acov Dorchin, Israeli sculptor and painter
  • 15 April - Tsvi Misinai, Israeli computer scientist and researcher
  • 18 April - Nahum Manbar, Israeli businessman convicted for selling arms to Iran
  • 24 April – Benjamin Rawitz-Castel, Israeli classical pianist (died 2006)
  • 26 April – Michael Reisser, Israeli politician (died 1988).
  • 11 May - Moni Fanan, Israeli basketball team manager (died 2009).
  • 2 June - Gideon Remez, Israeli journalist.
  • 21 June - Ehud Adiv, Israeli anti-Zionist activist imprisoned for collaborating with Syria and the PLO
  • 7 July - Amiram Levin, Israeli general and Mossad deputy director
  • 1 September – Shalom Hanoch, Israeli singer
  • 20 September – Dudu Topaz, Israeli TV personality, comedian, actor, screenwriter, playwright, author and radio and television host (died 2009)
  • 4 October - Dov Weissglass, Israeli lawyer, businessman, and manager and office bureau chief for the Prime Minister
  • 6 October - Menachem Zilberman, Israeli actor, comedian, and songwriter (died 2014)
  • 8 October – Hanan Ashrawi, Palestinian Arab scholar, legislator and political activist
  • 16 October - Ya'akov Yosef, Israeli rabbi and politician (died 2013)
  • 18 October - Eliezer Moses, Israeli politician
  • 20 October - Tsvia Walden, Israeli psycholinguist
  • 17 November – Nehemiah Tamari, Israeli major general (Aluf) and head of IDF Central Command (died 1994)
  • 18 November - Naomi Chazan, Israeli politician, academic, and political activist.
  • 28 November - Nachman Shai, Israeli politician, military spokesman, and journalist.
  • 20 December – Uri Geller, Israeli paranormalist
  • 24 December – Uri Barbash, Israeli film director

Notable deaths[edit]

  • 22 July - Edward Sperling, Russian-born Zionist writer, humorist, and Mandate government official, killed in the King David Hotel bombing.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sykes, Christopher (1965) Cross Roads to Israel: Palestine from Balfour to Bevin. New English Library Edition (pb) 1967. Page 308.