Benjamin “Bibi” Netanyahu

Benjamin Netanyahu

Born: October 21, 1949 (age 69 years), Tel Aviv, Israel. Benjamin “Bibi” Netanyahu, Prime Minister of Israel is an Israeli politician serving as the 9th and current Prime Minister of Israel since 2009, previously holding the position from 1996 to 1999. Netanyahu is also currently a member of the Knesset and the Chairman of the Likud party.

Incumbent – 12 years, 349 days as of  February 25 2019 (first term: 3 years and 18 days; second and current term: 9 years, 331 days).

Benjamin Netanyahu holds the record for the longest single term (his second term) of any Israeli prime minister. If Netanyahu serves continuously as Prime Minister on July 16, 2019, he will tie Ben-Gurion to become the longest serving Prime Minister in Israel’s history. He will break that record for himself one day later on July 17, 2019.

 

 

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