1958 in Israel

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Events in the year 1958 in Israel.



Israeli–Palestinian conflict[edit]

The most prominent events related to the Israeli–Palestinian conflict which occurred during 1958 include:

Notable Palestinian militant operations against Israeli targets

The most prominent Palestinian fedayeen terror attacks committed against Israelis during 1958 include:

  • 11 February - Armed Palestinian Arab militants killed a resident of moshav Yanuv who was on his way to Kfar Yona, in the Sharon area.
  • 5 April - Armed Palestinian Arab militants lying in an ambush shot and killed two Israeli civilians near Tel Lakhish.
  • 26 May - Armed Palestinian Arab militants killed four Israeli police officers at Mount Scopus, in Jerusalem.
  • 3 December - Armed Palestinian Arab militants killed a shepherd at Kibbutz Gonen.

Notable Israeli military operations against Palestinian militancy targets

The most prominent Israeli military counter-terrorism operations (military campaigns and military operations) carried out against Palestinian militants during 1958 include:

Unknown dates[edit]

Autocars Susita 12/50

Notable births[edit]

Notable deaths[edit]

  • 18 May – Jacob Fichman (born 1881), Romanian-born Israeli poet and essayist.
  • 13 June[1]Siegfried Lehman (born 1892), German-born Israeli educator.
  • 27 October – Joseph Klausner (born 1874), Russian (Lithuania)-born Israeli Jewish historian and professor of Hebrew Literature.

Major public holidays[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ http://www.tidhar.tourolib.org/tidhar/view/10/3501 (in Hebrew)

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