Nahum Nir

  • nahum nir
    nahum nir-refalx.jpg
    date of birth17 march 1884
    place of birthwarsaw, russian empire
    year of aliyah1925
    date of death10 july 1968(1968-07-10) (aged 84)
    place of deathtel aviv, israel
    knessets1, 3, 4, 5
    faction represented in knesset
    1949–1951mapam
    1955–1965ahdut haavoda
    other roles
    1959speaker of the knesset

    nahum nir-rafalkes (hebrew: נחום ניר‎, 17 march 1884 – 10 july 1968) was a zionist activist, israeli politician and one of the signatories of the israeli declaration of independence. he is the only speaker of the knesset not to have been a member of the ruling party.

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Nahum Nir
Nahum Nir-Refalx.jpg
Date of birth17 March 1884
Place of birthWarsaw, Russian Empire
Year of aliyah1925
Date of death10 July 1968(1968-07-10) (aged 84)
Place of deathTel Aviv, Israel
Knessets1, 3, 4, 5
Faction represented in Knesset
1949–1951Mapam
1955–1965Ahdut HaAvoda
Other roles
1959Speaker of the Knesset

Nahum Nir-Rafalkes (Hebrew: נחום ניר‎, 17 March 1884 – 10 July 1968) was a Zionist activist, Israeli politician and one of the signatories of the Israeli declaration of independence. He is the only Speaker of the Knesset not to have been a member of the ruling party.