Elie Wiesel Death Facts: Age, Cause of Death, Birthday, Date of Death Tragedy!

Elie Wiesel died at age 87, impressive. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding Activist Elie Wiesel's death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Holocaust survivor whose best known work, Night, details his experiences in the Buna, Buchenwald, and Auschwitz concentration camps. He wrote nearly sixty books and won numerous honors, including the National Jewish Book Council Award for his 1963 work, The Town Beyond the Wall.

He had three siblings, two of whom did not survive the Holocaust. He and his wife, Marion, established the Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity and they raised a son named Shlomo.

How did Elie Wiesel die?

Information about the death of Elie Wiesel
Cause of deathN/A
Age of death87 years
ProfessionActivist
BirthdaySeptember 30, 1928
Death dateJuly 2, 2016
Place of deathManhattan, New York, United States
Place of burialSharon Gardens, Valhalla, New York, United States

Quotes

When a person doesn’t have gratitude, something is missing in his or her humanity. A person can almost be defined by his or her attitude toward gratitude.

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The opposite of love is not hate, it’s indifference.

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I marvel at the resilience of the Jewish people. Their best characteristic is their desire to remember. No other people has such an obsession with memory.

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Because I remember, I despair. Because I remember, I have the duty to reject despair.

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I have not lost faith in God. I have moments of anger and protest. Sometimes I’ve been closer to him for that reason.

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