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        12/20/2013, Tevet 17, 5774

      Didi Manousi Passes Away at 85


      Journalist and satirist Didi Manousi passed away, Friday morning, at the age of 85. He is survived by a wife and three children.

      Manousi wrote many songs which greatly influenced the Israeli experience. One was "Li velach" (Mine and Yours), which was made famous in the movie "Salah Shabati". Others included "Mi Shehalam" (One who Dreamed) and "Bat 60" (60 Years Old), which was written for the 60th anniversary of the founding of Kibbutz Geva'.