Tel Aviv Founded in 1909

Tel Aviv, the first Jewish city in Israel was founded in Palestine in 1909 by residents of the Jewish quarter of Jaffa, and incorporated in 1950, after the Israeli War of Independence. Tel Aviv means “hill of Spring” as per the novel title by Theodor Herzl, the founder of modern Zionism.

Date:
      1909, 1950
Name(s):
      Theodor Herzl
Occupation:
      Religious Founder
Location:
      Tel Aviv, Israel

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