Yaffa Yarkoni

 

 

Age: 86

 

Summary: Israeli singer who went from entertaining soldiers as a wartime songbird to criticizing the Israeli military's treatment of Palestinians during their uprising in the last 10 years.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complication's from Alzheimer's disease

 

Born: December 24, 1925

 

Died: January 1, 2012

 

Location: Jerusalem, Israel