Rishon LeZion
Rishon LeZion is the fourth-largest city in Israel, located 5 miles south of Tel Aviv in the Israeli Mediterranean Coastal Plain.

It was founded by ten Zionist pioneers from Ukraine in 1882 as an agricultural town.

Today, Rishon LeZion is known for its beaches, tourism, fast growth, park, and local wine.

People Born in Rishon LeZion

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Rishon LeZion in People's Lives

Magnus Carlsen: I traveled here in 2006 to compete in the World Blitz Chess Championship. I placed eighth out of sixteen players. 

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