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Shimon Peres

Shimon Peres was born on August 16, 1923 in Wolozyn, Nowogródzkie, Poland as Szymon Perski. He has been married to Sonya Gelman since 1945. They have three children. See full bio »
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 2000 Operation Thunderbolt: Entebbe (TV Movie documentary) (special thanks - as Fmr P.M. Shimon Peres)
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Wrote the foreword to "Benedict XVI: Essays and Reflections on His Papacy".

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3 Portrayals | 2 Interviews | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Fmr P.M. Shimon Peres

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When you win a war, your people are united and applaud you. When you make peace, your people are doubtful and resentful. See more »


Member of the Knesset, the Israeli Parliament, for five different parties since 1959. See more »

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