Join the most important conference in the Jewish world
The King of telenovelas
ByDIEGO MELAMED
April 29, 2014 15:43
Severely wounded on the Egyptian front, Argentinian-Israeli entrepreneur Yair Dori went on to build a thriving multinational media empire.
freedom

Freedom: Yair Dori is released from Egyptian captivity, Ismailia, March 28, 1971. (photo credit:COURTESY YAIR DORI)

There are two sides to Yair Dori. There is the Argentinian Jew who immigrated to Israel and became a war hero. And there is the entrepreneur who entered the entertainment world and became famous in the Spanish-speaking world as the “King of the Telenovelas.”

Born in Buenos Aires in 1947 as Victor Dori, he was always seeking action. He became a wrestling champion, and took his skills to the streets by battling the Tacuara anti-Semitic gang.

Read More...

Tags:
  • Anti-Semitism
  • Jewish World
  • argentina
  • nazi
  • Prev Article
    The sound of torture
    hostage
    Hebron
    How the left is hurting peace
    Next Article
    Share this article via
    Related Content
    Art by Pepe Fainberg
    February 16, 2017
    The People & The Book: Advancing with all

    By RABBI ALONA LISITSA