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us: Wiesel, Elie, 1928-2016


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  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • us: Wiesel, Eliezer, 1928-2016
    • us: Wiezel, Eli, 1928-2016
    • us: Vizel, Eli, 1928-2016
    • us: Weisel, Elie, 1928-2016
    • us: Визель, Эли, 1928-2016
    • us: וויזל, אליעזר
    • us: וויזל, אליעזר, 1928־
    • us: וויזל, אליעזר4
    • us: ווייזעל, אלי, 1928־
    • us: וויסל, עליעזר
    • us: ויזל, אלי
    • us: ויזל, אלי, 1928־
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1928-09-30
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2016-07-02
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Sighet (Romania)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) New York (N.Y.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Boston University
        • Affiliation Start: 1976
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed July 5, 2016
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) City University of New York. City College
        • Affiliation Start: 1972
        • Affiliation End: 1976
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed July 5, 2016
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Buchenwald (Concentration camp)
        • Affiliation End: 1945-04-11
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed July 5, 2016
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Monowitz (Concentration camp)
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed July 5, 2016
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Auschwitz (Concentration camp)
        • Affiliation Start: 1944
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed July 5, 2016
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        fre
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Journalism
          (lcsh) Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
            (lcsh) Education
              (lcsh) Political participation
            • Occupation

                (lcsh) Nobel Prize winners
                • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed July 5, 2016
                (lcsh) Authors
                  (lcsh) College teachers
                    (lcsh) Human rights workers
                      (lcsh) Concentration camp inmates
                        (lcsh) Holocaust survivors
                    • Sources

                      • found: His Un di velt hot geshvign, 1956.
                      • found: His Zavet, 1987: t.p. (Ėli Vizelʹ)
                      • found: Freshman Convocation, August 22, 1999 [VR] 1999: opening credits (Elie Wiesel, 1986 Nobel Peace prize winner; speaker)
                      • found: OCLC, Jan. 9, 2002: (hdgs.: Wiesel, Elie, 1928- ; Weisel, Elie, 1928- ; usage: Elie Wiesel)
                      • found: BnF Web OPAC, Mar. 13, 2006 (Wiesel, Élie (1928-....); b. Sept. 30, 1928; variant: Wiesel, Eliezer)
                      • found: Wikipedia, Feb. 5, 2013 (a political activist, professor, Nobel Laureate, Holocaust survivor, and author of fiction and nonfiction; born in Sighet, Maramures County, Romania)
                      • found: Academy of Achievement, via WWW, Feb. 5, 2013 (lives in New York City with his wife Marion; writes his books in French)
                      • found: New York times WWW site, viewed July 5, 2016 (in obituary published July 2: Elie Wiesel; b. Eliezer Wiesel, Sept. 30, 1928, Sighet, in what was then Romania; d. Saturday [July 2, 2016], Manhattan, aged 87; Auschwitz survivor who became an eloquent witness for the six million Jews slaughtered in World War II and who, more than anyone else, seared the memory of the Holocaust on the world's conscience)
                    • LC Classification

                      • PQ2683.I32
                    • Editorial Notes

                      • [Machine-derived non-Latin script reference project.]
                      • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
                    • Change Notes

                      • 1979-04-26: new
                      • 2016-07-05: revised
                    • Alternate Formats