In which camps was Elie Wiesel held?

Answer Elie Wiesel was held in the Auschwitz concentration camp when he was 15 years old, along with his family. He was later transported to the Buchenwald concentration camp, where his father would die b... Read More »

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When did Elie Wiesel die?

Eli Wiesel, famous author of Holocaust memoir "Night," is not dead. He still lives in Connecticut and holds the title of professor at Boston University. Wiesel was born in 1928 in Transylvania.Sour... Read More »

Where does Elie Wiesel live?

Elie Wiesel, a writer, Nobel Prize winner and Holocaust survivor, was born in Sighet, Transylvania, in 1928. Wiesel's best known book is Night, a work based on his experiences in the Auschwitz and... Read More »

How old was Elie Wiesel going into Auschwitz?

Elie Wiesel was born on September 30, 1928. He was only 15 years old when his family was deported from one of the ghettos in Sighet to the most famous concentration camp, Auschwitz Birkenau, on May... Read More »

Is Elie Wiesel alive?

Elie Wiesel, Nobel Price for Peace winner and author of the best-selling "Night," an account of his experiences as a Nazi concentration camp survivor, is alive. Born in 1928, he lives in Connecticu... Read More »