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IN PICTURES: Independence Day celebrations throughout the decades

ByJPOST.COM STAFF
May 6, 2014 19:03

From the Declaration of Independence to military parades, Israel's many Independence day celebrations throughout the years.

Independence Day parade 1967, Jerusalem, King George Street

1967 Independence Day parade, Jerusalem370 . (photo credit:Stuart Geller)

Israel celebrates 66 years of Independence Day celebrations.

From Israel's first prime minister David Ben Gurion announcing the independence of the Jewish State in 1948 to the first Bible competition in 1958 and from military parades to street revelations, Israel continues to celebrate its independence


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