|Ben Gurion family in their Tel Aviv home. From left: David & Paula with youngest daughter Renana on BG\\\\\\\'s lap, daughter Geula, father Avigdor Green and son Amos (Photo in public domain)|
David Ben-Gurion (1886-1973) -- if you don't know who he was, then ...
He lived in Salonika from 7 November 1911 to 14 August 1912, studying Turkish in preparation for studying law in Constantinoople.
He spent several months at the beginning of his stay in the US during WW1 trying to recruit Jewish volunteers to assist the Ottoman empire in defendingPalestine.
Here is an interesting piece about his children, Amos, Geula and Renana.
Ben-Gurion is known to have had at least three mistresses during his marriage: the first was Rega Klapholz, a Viennese Jew, the second was Doris May, a British gentile, and the third was an American woman, Miriam Cohen
See this Wikipedia (English) articleEvents involving David Ben-Gurion: