Award Winners Israel Prize Winners List

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List of Israel Prize winners from every year the award has been given out. All Israel Prize winners are listed below in order of popularity, but can be sorted by any column. People who won the Israel Prize award are listed along with photos for every Israel Prize winner that has a picture associated with their name online. You can click on the name of the Israel Prize award recipients to get more information about each. People who won the Israel Prize are usually listed by year, but on this list you've got a complete list of Israel Prize winners from all years. If this proves to not be a full list of Israel Prize winners, you can help make it so by adding to this one. This list includes the most memorable and well-known Israel Prize winners of all time. Anybody who won the Israel Prize usually has a picture associated with their name, so all the Israel Prize-winning people are listed here with photos when available. This list spans the history of the Israel Prize, so most of the famous Israel Prize winners are here and can be a good starting point for making a list of your favorites. This list answers the question "who are all the people who have ever won Israel Prize?" If you're looking for all the nominees, you can click the links above the title of this page to the Listopedia page where you'll find a directory of award nominees, as well as the rest of the award winners lists we have. You may want to copy this fact-based list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your opinions, then publish it to share it with your Facebook friends, Twitter followers or with any other social networks you use regularly. Alexander Levitzki and Elhanan Helpman are included on this list along with many more. (31 items)

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A. B. Yehoshua is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Abraham B. Jehoshua is a writer.

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Adi Shamir is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Adi Shamir is an Israeli cryptographer. He is a co-inventor of the RSA algorithm, a co-inventor of the Feige–Fiat–Shamir identification scheme, one of the inventors of differential cryptanalysis ...more

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Aharon Appelfeld is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Aharon Appelfeld is an Israeli novelist.

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Alexander Levitzki is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Alexander Levitzki Alexander Levitzki is an Israeli biochemist who is a Professor of Biochemistry at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

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Amir Pnueli is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Amir Pnueli was an Israeli computer scientist and the 1996 Turing Award recipient.

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Amos Oz is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Amos Oz is an Israeli writer, novelist, journalist and intellectual. He is also a professor of literature at Ben-Gurion University in Beersheba. Oz's work has been published in 42 languages, ...more

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Aviezri Fraenkel is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Aviezri Siegmund Fraenkel is an Israeli mathematician who has made notable contributions to combinatorial game theory.

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Ben-Zion Dinur is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Ben-Zion Dinur Ben-Zion Dinur was a Zionist activist, educator, historian and Israeli politician.

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Dan Shechtman is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Dan Shechtman is the Philip Tobias Professor of Materials Science at the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, an Associate of the US Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory, and Professor ...more

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Dov Frohman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Dov Frohman is an Israeli electrical engineer and business executive. A former vice president of Intel Corporation, he is the inventor of the erasable programmable read only memory and the ...more

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Ehud Manor is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Ehud Manor was an Israeli songwriter, translator, and radio and TV personality.

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Elhanan Helpman is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Elhanan Helpman is an Israeli-American economist who works in the field of international trade, political economy and economic growth.

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Golda Meir is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Golda Meir was an Israeli teacher, kibbutznik, politician and the fourth Prime Minister of Israel. Meir was elected Prime Minister of Israel on March 17, 1969, after serving as Minister of ...more

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Hillel Furstenberg is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Hillel Furstenberg is an American-Israeli mathematician, a member of the Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities and U.S. National Academy of Sciences and a laureate of the Wolf Prize in ...more

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Ilya Piatetski-Shapiro is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Ilya Piatetski-Shapiro was a Soviet-born Israeli mathematician. During a career that spanned 60 years he made major contributions to applied science as well as theoretical mathematics. In the ...more

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Leah Goldberg is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Lea Goldberg was a prolific Hebrew-language poet, author, playwright, literary translator, and comparative literary researcher. Her writings are considered classics of Israeli literature.

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Makram Khoury is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Machram Huri is an actor.

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Meir Wilchek is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Meir Wilchek is an Israeli biochemist. He is a professor at the Weizmann Institute of Science.

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Menachem Elon is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Menachem Elon was an Israeli jurist and Professor of Law specializing in Mishpat Ivri, Orthodox rabbi, and a prolific author on traditional Jewish law. He has been the head of the Jewish Law ...more

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Michael O. Rabin is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Michael Oser Rabin, is an Israeli computer scientist and a recipient of the Turing Award.

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Naomi Shemer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Naomi Shemer was a leading Israeli musician and songwriter, hailed as the "first lady of Israeli song and poetry." Her song "Yerushlayim Shel Zahav" written in 1967, became ...more

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Ovadia Yosef is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Ovadia Yosef was a Talmudic scholar, an authority on Jewish religious law, and the longtime spiritual leader of Israel's ultra-orthodox Shas party. Born in Iraq, he was the Sephardi Chief Rabbi ...more

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Ram Karmi is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Ram Karmi was a leading Israeli architect. He was head of the Tel Aviv-based Ram Karmi Architects company, and is known for his Brutalist style.

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Robert Aumann is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Robert John Aumann is an Israeli-American mathematician and a member of the United States National Academy of Sciences. He is a professor at the Center for the Study of Rationality in the Hebrew ...more

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Saharon Shelah is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Saharon Shelah is an Israeli mathematician. He is a professor of mathematics at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Rutgers University in New Jersey.

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Shmuel Yosef Agnon is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Shmuel Yosef Agnon was a Nobel Prize laureate writer and was one of the central figures of modern Hebrew fiction. In Hebrew, he is known by the acronym Shai Agnon. In English, his works are ...more

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Shoshana Damari is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Shoshana Damari was a Yemeni-born Israeli singer known as the "Queen of Hebrew Music."

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Teddy Kollek is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Theodor "Teddy" Kollek was an Israeli who served as the mayor of Jerusalem from 1965 to 1993, and founder of the Jerusalem Foundation. Kollek was re-elected five times, in 1969, 1973, ...more

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Yehoram Gaon is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Yehoram Gaon is a Jewish Israeli singer, actor, director, producer, TV and radio host, and public figure. He has also written and edited books on Israeli culture. The son of Sephardic Jewish ...more

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Yisrael Meir Lau is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Yisrael Meir Lau is an Israeli and the Chief Rabbi of Tel Aviv, Israel, and Chairman of Yad Vashem. He previously served as the Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi of Israel from 1993 to 2003.

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Yossi Banai is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Israel Prize Winners List
Yosef "Yossi" Banai was an Israeli performer, singer, actor, and dramatist.