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 Why did Elie Wiesel win the Nobel Peace Prize?

Answer Elie Wiesel is an author and activist who survived the death camps of Auschwitz. He acted as a champion for human rights, for which the Nobel Committee awarded him the Peace Prize in 1986.Writing... Read More »
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What did Elie Wiesel win the Nobel Peace Prize for?

The Norwegian Nobel Committee awarded Elie Wiesel the Nobel Peace Prize in 1986 for bringing a message of "peace, atonement and human dignity" to the world through his writing. Egil Aarvik called W... Read More »
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What nobel peace prize did elie wiesel receive in 1986?

Elie Wiesel won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1986 for his work as Chairman of "The President's Commission on the Holocaust." The same year, he and his wife Marion established The Elie Wiesel Foundation... Read More »
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Who won a Nobel Peace Prize?

The Nobel Peace Prize is awarded annually for outstanding achievement in advocating peace in the world. It has been awarded every year since 1901. The last award was presented to President Barack... Read More »
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Who picks the Nobel Peace Prize?

The recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize is chosen by a committee of five Norwegians appointed by the Storting, which is the Norwegian Parliament. However, the Nobel Committee is independent of the S... Read More »
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