Elie Wiesel

Elie Wiesel

Eliezer Wiesel KBE (commonly known as Elie Wiesel, born September 30, 1928), the Romanian-born French-Jewish novelist, political activist, Nobel Laureate and Holocaust survivor.

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Attributes
Jewish , Jewish person , male , Hungarian people
Birthday
the 9th of September , the 32nd of September
Born
1928 , September 1928 , September 9th 1928 , Europe , the EU ,  …
Educated
University of Paris
Employer
Boston University
First Name
"Eliezer" , "Elie"
Founded
Echo Foundation
Gender
male
Last Name
"Wiesel"
Legal name, Full name
"Eliezer Wiesel"
Main Occupation
writer
Nationality
magyar , romanian , french , american
Quotes
"Words can sometimes, in moments of grace, attain the quality of deeds." , "What does mysticism really mean? It means the way to attain knowledge. It's close to philosophy, except in philosophy you go horizontally while in mysticism you go vertically." , "We have to go into the despair and go beyond it, by working and doing for somebody else, by using it for something else." , "There may be times when we are powerless to prevent injustice, but there must never be a time when we fail to protest." , "There is a difference between a book of two hundred pages from the very beginning, and a book of two hundred pages which is the result of an original eight hundred pages. The six hundred are there. Only you don't see them." ,  …
Residence
New York City , Massachusetts , Boston , Sighetu Marmaţiei
Went to
China
Won
Nobel Prize , Nobel Peace Prize , Presidential Medal of Freedom , Congressional Gold Medal
Wrote
Night , The Oath , The Forgotten , The Gates of the Forest , Souls on fire ,  …
Wrote for Screen
Dawn

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