David Ben-Gurion bio

Birth Name: David Ben-Gurion

Occupation: Politician

Place Of Birth: Poland

Date Of Birth: October 16, 1886

Date Of Death: December 1, 1973

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Israeli

David Ben-Gurion was born on the 16th of October, 1886. He was best known for being a Politician. Historical figure who led the fight for Israeli independence and served as the country’s first Prime Minister from 1948 to 1954 and then again from 1955 to 1963. He also served Israel as its Minister of Defense and worked to improve relations between Israelis and West Germans.

David Ben-Gurion was born in Poland. He was arrested during the Russian Revolution in 1905 and would late move to Palestine. He earned the title of ‘Israel’s founding father,’ as a result of his instrumental work with the Israeli Declaration of Independence.

David Ben-Gurion was a Libra and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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David Ben-Gurion was born in 1880s.

David Ben-Gurion is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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David Ben-Gurion’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on David Ben-Gurion’s parents.

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Personal Life

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David Ben-Gurion was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: David Ben-Gurion
NICKNAME: HaZaken (“The old”)
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: David Ben-Gurion was a Libra. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors, and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are being cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, holding a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra is Aries and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: David Ben-Gurion was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: David Ben-Gurion had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

David Ben-Gurion’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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