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Government : Presidents of Israel

The President is elected by the Knesset. The Presidency is not a part of the three branches of government.

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List of Presidents of Israel
No.PresidentHebrewElection Date
9Shimon PeresShimon Peresשמעון פרס2007-07-15
8Moshe KatsavMoshe Katsavמשה קצב2000-08-15
7Ezer WeizmanEzer Weizmanעזר ויצמן1993
6Chaim HerzogChaim Herzogחיים הרצוג1983-05-05
5Yitzhak NavonYitzhak Navonיצחק נבון1978-04-19
4Ephraim KatzirEphraim Katzirאפרים קציר1972-05-24
3Zalman ShazarZalman Shazarזלמן שזר1963-05-21
2Yitzhak Ben-ZviYitzhak Ben-Zviיצחק בן צבי1952-12-15
1Chaim WeizmannChaim Weizmannחיים ויצמן1949-02-15