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Elie Wiesel Net Worth:Eliezer "Elie" Wiesel KBE (/ˈɛli wɪˈzɛl/; born September 30, 1928)is a Jewish-American professor and political activist. He is the author of 57 books, including Night, a work based on his experiences as a prisoner in the Auschwitz, Buna, and Buchenwald concentration camps. Wiesel is also the Advisory Board chairman of the newspaper Algemeiner Journal.When Wiesel was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1986, the Norwegian Nobel Committee called him a "messenger to mankind," stating that through his struggle to come to terms with "his own personal experience of total humiliation and of the utter contempt for humanity shown in Hitler's death camps," as well as his "practical work in the cause of peace," Wiesel had delivered a powerful message "of peace, atonement and human dignity" to humanity.
|Birth date:||September 30, 1928|
|Death date:||July 2, 2016, Upper East Side, New York City, New York, United States|
|Birth place:||Sighetu Marmației, Romania|
|Profession:||Writer, Novelist, Author, Professor, Screenwriter, Political Activist|
|Education:||University of Paris|
|Spouse:||Marion Wiesel (m. 1969)|
|Children:||Shlomo Elisha Wiesel|
|Parents:||Shlomo Wiesel, Sarah Feig|
|Siblings:||Tzipora Wiesel, Hilda Wiesel, Beatrice Wiesel|
|Awards:||Nobel Peace Prize, Presidential Medal of Freedom, Medal of Liberty, Congressional Gold Medal, National Humanities Medal, Lifetime Literary Achievement Award, Prix Médicis, National Jewish Book Award for Modern Jewish Thought & Experience|
|Movies:||Zalmen or the Madness of God, Dawn, The Genocide Factor: Genocide from Biblical Times Through the Ages|