Abba Eban (1915-2002)

At home, Tel Aviv
20 April 1976

Eban was an Israeli diplomat, politician and author. He served as Vice President of the UN General Assembly and ambassador to the United States and to the United Nations.  He was also Education and Culture Minister (1960-63), Deputy Prime Minister (1963-66), and Israeli Foreign Minister (1966-74).

Eban chose one of Schwartz’s photographs to grace the back cover of his autobiography.

Photo © The Bern Schwartz Family Foundation

Photo © The Bern Schwartz Family Foundation