Ya'akov Frank

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For the 18th century religious leader, see Jacob Frank.
Ya'akov Frank
Date of birth 12 March 1913
Place of birth Jerusalem, Ottoman Empire
Date of death 10 July 1993(1993-07-10) (aged 80)
Knessets 8
Faction represented in Knesset
1975–1977 Alignment

Ya'akov Frank (12 March 1913 – 10 July 1993) was an Israeli politician who served as a member of the Knesset for the Alignment between 1975 and 1977.

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Born in Jerusalem during the Ottoman era, Frank received a high school education. He later served as chairman of the Association of Craftsmen.

He was on the Alignment list for the 1973 Knesset elections, but failed to win a seat. However, he entered the Knesset on 12 August 1975 as a replacement for the deceased Pinchas Sapir.[1] He sat on the Economic Affairs Committee and the State Control Committee, before losing his seat in the 1977 elections.

He died in 1993 at the age of 80.

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