United Press Photo - 1955. Born With A Nation. Born on the same day as the State of Israel, these five Israeli boys gather on Mount Herzl in Jerusalem to herald the country's seventh birthday and the fourth birthday of Israel Bonds, which are helping the young republic to grow. The anniversary will be officially celebrated on April 27th. The youngsters are: (Left to Right), Raphael Sitton, Yosef Burd, Shlomo Eliahu, Yehuda Erdman and Eldad Charaad.