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Assi Dayan Poster

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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 23 November 1945Moshav Nahalal, British Mandate of Palestine [now Israel]
Date of Death 1 May 2014Tel Aviv, Israel
Birth NameAssaf Dayan

Mini Bio (1)

Assi Dayan was born on November 23, 1945 in Moshav Nahalal, British Mandate of Palestine as Assaf Dayan. He was an actor and writer, known for My Father My Lord (2007), Things Behind the Sun (2006) and Out of Sight (2006). He was married to Aarona Malkind, Smadar Kilchinsky, Caroline Langford and Vered Tandler-Dayan. He died on May 1, 2014 in Tel Aviv, Israel.

Spouse (4)

Aarona Malkind (? - 1980) (divorced) (2 children)
Vered Tandler-Dayan (? - ?) (divorced)
Caroline Langford (? - ?) (divorced) (1 child)
Smadar Kilchinsky (? - ?) (divorced)

Trivia (6)

Son of Moshe Dayan, former Israeli chief-of-staff and defense minister. Brother of Yael Dayan, Israeli MK (Labor), and Udi Dayan, sculptor.
Assi Dayan has 4 children. Aarona Malkind gave birth to Amalia and to Avner. Caroline Langford gave birth to Lior. A fourth child, Assia Neumann, was born to Assi Dayan & Augusta Neumann as a result of a short affair. She lives in Italy with her mother.
Was cast as Perchik in Fiddler on the Roof (1971) but couldn't handle the English dialogue and was replaced by Paul Michael Glaser.
Member of the jury at the Berlin International Film Festival in 1999
Father of Lior Dayan
Yehonatan Geffen's cousin.

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