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Eliezer elie wiesel (september 30, 1928 – july 2, 2016) was a romanian-born american jewish writer, professor, political activist, nobel laureate, and. Elie wiesel, writer: l'aube elie wiesel was born on september 30, 1928 in the kingdom of romania and emigrated after wwii to the united states wiesel is. These were the opening words of “the perils of indifference” by elie wiesel – a holocaust survivor, author, philosopher and intellectual sure. When i was nineteen years old, elie wiesel grabbed my ass if it is such a small thing that i shouldn't be upset about it then how is it big enough.