Born: August 16, 1923
Birthplace: Wiszniew, Poland
Died: September 28, 2016
Occupation: Author and Head of State
Profile: The ninth President of Israel (July 15, 2007 to July 24, 2014). Served twice as Prime Minister. Corecipient of the 1994 Nobel Prize in Peace.
Number of Quotes: 1
Television has made dictatorship impossible, but democracy unbearable.