Israel in History (Part 3)

Historical Events

Events 201 - 300 of 488

  • 1973-11-15 Egypt & Israel exchange prisoners of war
  • 1973-12-21 Israel, Egypt, Syria, Jordan, US & USSR meet in Geneva to discuss the Arab-Israeli conflict
  • 1974-01-18 Israel & Egypt sign weapons accord
  • 1974-02-12 Heads of state of Algeria, Egypt, Syria, and Saudi Arabia discuss oil strategy in view of the progress in Arab-Israeli disengagement
  • 1974-02-21 Israeli forces leave western Suez

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1974-04-10 Yitzhak Rabin replaces resigning Israeli PM Golda Meir

5th Prime Minister of Israel Yitzhak Rabin
5th Prime Minister of Israel
Yitzhak Rabin
  • 1974-05-31 Israel & Syria sign an agreement concerning Golan Heights
  • 1974-06-03 Yitzhak Rabin forms a new Israeli government
  • 1975-05-11 Israel signs an agreement with European Economic Market
  • 1975-07-08 Israeli premier Yitzhak Rabin visits West-Germany
  • 1975-09-04 The Sinai Interim Agreement relating to the Arab-Israeli conflict is signed.
  • 1975-10-10 Israel formally signs Sinai accord with Egypt
  • 1976-01-26 Israel opens "Good Fence" to Lebanon
  • 1976-03-30 Israel kills 6 Palestinians protesting land confiscation
  • 1976-07-03 Israel launches rescue of 103 Air France crew & passengers being held at Entebbe Airport in Uganda by pro-Palestinian hijackers
  • 1976-07-04 Operation Entebbe - Israel rescues 229 Air France hostage passengers In Uganda (3 hostages die along with Ugandan soldiers and Israeli soldier)
  • 1976-07-09 Uganda asks UN to condemn Israeli hostage rescue raid on Entebbe
  • 1976-12-20 Israel's PM Yitzhak Rabin resigns
  • 1977-01-11 France releases Abu Daoud, a Palestinian suspected of involvement in massacre of Israeli athletes at 1972 Munich Olympics
  • 1977-01-12 Anti-French demonstrations takes place in Israel after Paris released Abu Daoud, responsible 1972 Munich massacre of Israeli athletes
  • 1977-02-10 Jonathan Netanyou Lane in the Bronx NY named in honor of Bronx-born Israeli soldier who died freeing hostages in Entebbe Raid (1976)
  • 1977-03-07 Israeli PM Yitzhak Rabin meets US President Jimmy Carter
  • 1977-03-12 Egypt's Anwar Sadat pledges to regain Arab territory from Israel
  • 1977-04-08 Israeli premier Rabin resigns

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1977-04-22 Shimon Peres becomes the 8th Prime Minister of Israel

Israeli Statesman Shimon Peres
Israeli Statesman
Shimon Peres

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

1977-05-17 Menachem Begin's Likoed party wins election in Israel

Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin
Israeli Prime Minister
Menachem Begin

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1977-11-14 Egyptian President Anwar Sadat repeats willingness to visit Israel to Walter Cronkite

Broadcast Journalist Walter Cronkite
Broadcast Journalist
Walter Cronkite
  • 1977-11-17 Egyptian Pres Sadat formally accepts invitation to visit Israel
  • 1977-11-19 -21] Egyptian president Sadat visits Israel
  • 1977-11-19 Egyptian President Anwar Sadat arrives in Israel
  • 1977-11-20 Egyptian Pres Sadat became 1st Arab leader to address Israeli Knesset
  • 1977-12-14 Egyptian & Israeli representatives gather in Cairo for first formal peace conference
  • 1977-12-25 Israeli PM Menachem Begin meets Egyptian Pres Sadat in Egypt
  • 1978-01-08 Israeli government votes to 'strengthen' settlements in occupied Sinai
  • 1978-01-31 Israel turns 3 milt outposts in West Bank into civilian settlements
  • 1978-03-15 -21] operation Litani: Israeli offensive in South Lebanon
  • 1978-04-19 Yitzhak Navron elected 5th president of Israel
  • 1978-04-22 23rd Eurovision Song Contest: Izhar Cohen and the Alphabeta for Israel wins singing "A-Ba-Ni-Bi" in Paris
  • 1978-05-08 ABC TV airs "Stars Salute Israel at 30"
  • 1978-06-13 Israeli Defense Forces withdraw from Lebanon.
  • 1978-07-06 Israeli jet fighters swooped over mostly Muslim West Beirut
  • 1978-07-18 Egyptian & Israeli officials begin 2 days of talks
  • 1978-07-23 Israeli government rejects Sadat's call for return of 2 Sinai areas
  • 1978-08-20 Gunmen open fire on an Israeli El Al Airline bus in London
  • 1978-09-22 Israeli PM Menachem Begin returns home after Camp David summit
  • 1978-09-28 Israeli Knesset endorses Camp David accord
  • 1978-10-12 Representatives of Israel & Egypt open talks in Washington
  • 1978-10-25 Israeli government approves "in principle", a draft compromise peace
  • 1978-11-10 Israel's top negotiators broke away from Middle East peace talks
  • 1979-03-21 Egyptian Parliament unanimously approve peace treaty with Israel
  • 1979-03-22 Israeli parliament approves peace treaty with Egypt
  • 1979-03-26 Camp David peace treaty between Israel & Egypt
  • 1979-03-31 24th Eurovision Song Contest: Gali Atari and Milk and Honey for Israel wins singing "Hallelujah" in Jerusalem
  • 1979-04-02 Israeli PM Menachem Begin visits Cairo Egypt/meets pres Sadat
  • 1979-04-25 Peace treaty between Israel & Egypt goes into effect

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1979-05-01 Elton John becomes 1st pop star to perform in Israel

Singer Elton John
Elton John
  • 1979-05-25 Israel begins to return Sinai to Egypt
  • 1979-06-04 Sri Lanka forfeit ICC Trophy game vs Israel for political reasons
  • 1979-09-22 Israel performs nuclear test at Indian Ocean
  • 1979-10-21 Israeli minister of Foreign affairs Moshe Dayan resigns
  • 1979-11-25 Israel returns Alma oilfields in Gulf of Suez to Egypt
  • 1980-01-26 Israel & Egypt establish diplomatic relations
  • 1980-02-05 Egyptian parliament votes to end boycott of Israel
  • 1980-02-26 Egypt & Israel exchange ambassadors for 1st time
  • 1980-02-27 Israel & Egypt exchange ambassadors
  • 1980-08-20 UN Security Council condemns (14-0, US abstains) Israeli declaration that all of Jerusalem is its capital
  • 1980-09-01 Dutch embassy in Israel moves from Jerusalem to Tel Aviv
  • 1981-06-07 Israeli F-15/F-16 destroys alleged Iraqi plutonium production facility
  • 1981-07-05 Premier Begin's Likud party wins Israeli elections
  • 1981-07-17 Israeli bombers destroy PLO/al-Fatah headquarters in Beirut
  • 1981-12-14 Israel annexes Golan Heights (seized from Syria in war of 1967)
  • 1982-04-25 In accordance with Camp David, Israel completes Sinai withdrawal
  • 1982-06-03 Israeli ambassador Shlomo Argov seriously wounded by Palestinians
  • 1982-06-04 Israel attacks targets in south Lebanon
  • 1982-06-06 30,000 Israeli troops invade Lebanon to drive out PLO
  • 1982-06-09 Israel wipes out Syrian SAM missiles in Bekaa Valley
  • 1982-06-10 Israeli troops reach outskirts of Beirut
  • 1982-06-11 Israel & Syria stop fighting in Lebanon
  • 1982-06-20 Israeli PM Menachem Begin arrives in Washington
  • 1982-06-26 US vetos UN Security Council resolution for a limited withdrawal from Beirut of Israeli & Palestine Liberation Organization forces
  • 1982-08-01 Heavy Israeli air bombardment on Beirut
  • 1982-08-22 Israeli General Ariel Sharon urges Palestinians to discuss peaceful coexistence
  • 1982-09-15 Israeli forces began pouring into west Beirut
  • 1982-10-16 Shultz warns US will withdraw from UN if they vote to exclude Israel
  • 1982-11-11 Gas explosion in Israeli army headquarters near Tyre; kills 60
  • 1983-02-08 Ariel Sharon resigns from Israeli government after an inquiry shows he was indirectly responsible for the killings of hundreds of people in 1982
  • 1983-03-22 Chaim Herzog elected Israeli president
  • 1983-05-16 Lebanese parliament accepts peace accord with Israel
  • 1983-05-17 Israel & Lebanon sign a peace treaty
  • 1983-08-28 Israeli PM Menachem Begin announces his resignation
  • 1983-09-02 Yitzhak Shamir (Herut) endorsed by Menachem Begin for Israeli PM
  • 1983-09-15 Israel premier Begin resigns
  • 1983-10-10 Israel's Knesset votes 60-53 to endorse Yitzhak Shamir as PM
  • 1983-11-04 Bomb attack on Israeli headquarter in Tyrus Lebanon, 60 killed
  • 1983-11-24 PLO exchanges 6 Israeli prisoners for 4,500 Palestinians & Lebanese
  • 1983-12-06 A bomb planted on a bus in Jerusalem explodes, kills 6 Israelis
  • 1984-09-13 Shimon Peres forms Israeli government with Likud

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