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Chaim Azriel Weizmann (Ebreu: חיים עזריאל ויצמן‎‎ Ḥayīm Wayzman; 27 November 1874 – 9 November 1952) wis a Zionist leader an Israeli statesman who served as Preses o the Zionist Organization an later as the first Preses o Israel.

Chaim Weizmann
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Chaim Weizmann, 26 March 1949
1st Preses o Israel
In office
17 Februar 1949 – 9 November 1952
Prime Meenister David Ben-Gurion
Precedit bi Himsel
(as Chairman o the Proveesional State Cooncil)
Succeedit bi Yitzhak Ben-Zvi
2nt Chairman o the Proveesional State Cooncil o Israel
In office
16 Mey 1948 – 17 Februar 1949
Prime Meenister David Ben-Gurion
Precedit bi David Ben-Gurion
Succeedit bi Himsel
(as Preses)
Personal details
Born Chaim Azriel Weizmann
27 November 1874(1874-11-27)
Motal, Roushie Empire
(Nou Belaroushie)
Dee'd 9 November 1952(1952-11-09) (aged 77)
Rehovot, Israel
Naitionality

Israeli

Breetish
Poleetical pairty General Zionists
Spoose(s) Vera Weizmann
Relations Maria (Masha) Weizmann, Dr. Anna (Anushka) Weizmann, Prof. Moshe Weizmann, Shmuel Weizmann - siblings
Bairns 2 - Michael Oser Weizmann (1916-1942)
Benyamin Weizmann
Profession Chemist
Religion Judaism
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