Harry Zvi Tabor, Israeli physicist, Died at 98

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Harry Zvi Tabor was born on March 7, 1917, and died on December 15, 2015.

Harry was an British-born Israeli physicist.

He is known as the father of Israeli solar energy.

Harry is generally credited with having brought Israel’s solar energy program to international prominence.

Harry Zvi Tabor was born in London in 1917 to Charles and Rebecca Tabor.

As a youth, Harry was involved in the UK branch of Habonim Dror, and participated in an 80th anniversary reunion in 2009.

In 1947, Harry married Vivenne Landau.

He received his bachelor’s degree in physics from the University of London and Hebrew University.

Harry Zvi Tabor passed away in Jerusalem on December 16, 2015 at the age of 98.