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Elie Wiesel
Elie Wiesel
Elie Wiesel.
BornSeptember 30, 1928
Sighet, Transylvania (now Romania)
Romanian author and Jewish affairs activist. Awarded the 1986 Nobel Peace Prize. Chairman of the United States Holocaust Memorial Council 1980-1986. Imprisoned at the Auschwitz concentration camp 1944-1945. Author of Night (1958) and Somewhere a Master (1982).

The repository contains one quote from Elie Wiesel.

Self

Ultimately, the only power to which man should aspire is that which he exercises over himself.