Nobel Prize winner and Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel dies at 87

Elie Wiesel, who survived the Holocaust and went on to become an influential author and Nobel Peace Prize winner, has died, Israel’s Holocaust memorial Yad Vashem said on Saturday.

Born in 1928, Wiesel wrote extensively of his imprisonment in Nazi camps and in 1986 won the Nobel Prize for peace.

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Nobel-Prize-winner-and-Holocaust-survivor-Elei-Wiesel-dies-at-87-459306

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