List of Israelis

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Lists of Israelis
 
By ethnicity
Israeli Jews:
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Ethiopian Jews
Mizrahi and Sephardi Jews

Arab citizens of Israel:
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Various:
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This is a list of prominent Israelis

Politicians

Military

Activists

Criminals

Religious figures

Haredi rabbis

Religious-Zionist rabbis

Film, TV, radio and stage

Fashion models

Popular musicians

Classical musicians

Classical composers

Andre Hajdu, 2012
Gilad Hochman (Berlin, 2009).

Writers

Poets

Artists

Architects

Chefs

Academic figures

Computing and mathematics

Physics and chemistry

Biology and medicine

Engineering

Philosophy

Social sciences

Archaeology

Humanities

Entrepreneurs

High-tech

Other

Sports

Association Football

Basketball

Boxing

Fencing

Figure skating

Golf

Sailing

  • Zefania Carmel – yachtsman, world champion (420 class)32
  • Gal Fridman – windsurfer (Olympic gold: 2004 (Israel's first gold medalist), bronze: 1996 (Mistral class); world champion: 2002)33
  • Lydia Lazarov – yachting world champion (420 class)32
  • Shahar Tzuberi, Israel, windsurfer, Olympic bronze (RS:X discipline); 2009 & 2010 European Windsurf champion34

Judo

  • Yael Arad – judoka (Olympic silver: 1992, European champion: 1993, world silver: 1993). First Israeli Olympic medalist; light-middleweight
  • Andrian Kordon, European Championship bronze; heavyweight
  • Daniela Krukower, Israel/Argentina judoka, World Champion (under 63 kg)35
  • Yoel Razvozov – 2-time European Championship silver; lightweight
  • Oren Smadja – judoka (Olympic bronze: 1992; lightweight)
  • Ehud Vaks, judoka (half-lightweight)36
  • Gal Yekutiel – European championship bronze
  • Ariel Zeevi – judoka (European champion: 2000, 2003, 2004; Olympic bronze: 2004; 100 kg)

Swimming

  • Vadim Alexeev, Kazakhstan-born Israeli swimmer, breaststroke37
  • Adi Bichman – 400-m and 800-m freestyle, 400-m medley38
  • Yoav Bruck – 50-m freestyle and 100-m freestyle
  • Eran Groumi – 100 and 200 m backstroke, 100-m butterfly
  • Michael "Miki" Halika – 200-m butterfly, 200- and 400-m individual medley
  • Judith Haspel (born "Judith Deutsch"), Austrian-born Israeli; held every Austrian women's middle and long distance freestyle record in 1935; refused to represent Austria in 1936 Summer Olympics along with Ruth Langer and Lucie Goldner, protesting Hitler, stating, "I refuse to enter a contest in a land which so shamefully persecutes my people."39
  • Amit Ivry, Maccabiah & Israeli records in Women's 100m butterfly, Israeli record in t Women's 200m Individual Medley, bronze medal in 100m butterfly at the European Swimming Championships.
  • Dan Kutler, US-born Israeli; 100-m butterfly, 4×100-m medley relay40
  • Keren Leibovitch, Paralympic swimmer, 4x-gold-medal-winner, 100-m backstroke, 50- and 100-m freestyle, 200-m individual medley
  • Tal Stricker – 100- and 200-m breaststroke, 4×100-m medley relay41
  • Eithan Urbach – backstroke swimmer, European championship silver & bronze; 100-m backstroke42

Tennis

Other

See also

References

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