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Born on September 30, 1928, in Sighet, Romania, Elie Wiesel pursued Jewish religious studies before his family was forced into Nazi death camps during WWII.

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He and his father were deported to Buchenwald where his father died before the camp was liberated on April 11, 1945. Wiesel did not learn until after the war ...

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Immediately after the Wiesel family arrived at Auschwitz, Elie and his father were ... months before the Americans liberated the concentration camps, Wiesel s ...

www.history.com/this-day-in-history/elie-wiesel-holocaust-survivor-and-best-selling-author-is-born

On September 29, 1928, Eliezer “Elie” Wiesel, the human rights activist and Nobel Peace ... Wiesel and his family to Auschwitz, a concentration camp in Poland. ... Wiesel's f...

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Even pre-Holocaust events are seen as warnings of impending doom. In Night he narrates his own experience as a young boy transported to Auschwitz where ...

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In May, Auschwitz concentration camp is established near the Polish city Oswiecim. Italy declares war on Britain and France in June. In August, at German and ...

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After they were taken to Buchenwald, his father died before the camp was liberated. In Night, Wiesel recalled the shame he felt when he heard his father being ...

www.britannica.com/biography/Elie-Wiesel

Elie Wiesel, Romanian-born Jewish writer, whose works provide a sober yet passionate ... Prisoners of Buchenwald concentration camp, near Weimar, Germany, April 16, ... Just prio...

www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2016/07/02/166184644/elie-wiesel-holocaust-survivor-and-nobel-laureate-dies-at-87

Jul 2, 2016 ... After surviving the Nazi death camps, Wiesel advocated on behalf of ... Wiesel's father died shortly before the camp was liberated by U.S. ...

www.nytimes.com/2016/07/03/world/europe/elie-wiesel-auschwitz-survivor-and-nobel-peace-prize-winner-dies-at-87.html

Jul 2, 2016 ... Elie Wiesel, the Auschwitz survivor who became an eloquent witness ... spent in an airless cattle car before the narrator and his family arrived in ...