- El·ie [el-ee] /ˈɛl i/, Eliezer, born 1928, U.S. author, born in Romania: Nobel Peace Prize 1986.
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Contemporary Examples of wiesel
As an author, activist, and public intellectual, Wiesel has done all of these things and a good deal more.Elie Wiesel's Great Regret
April 19, 2009
Wiesel suggested that instead of bailing out banks the government should bail out all the nonprofits ruined by the charlatans.Was Madoff About to Get Whacked?
March 2, 2009
Historical Examples of wiesel
Wiesel soon became the assiduous and indispensable friend of the family.Odd Volume
- Elie. born 1928, US human rights campaigner: noted esp for his documentaries of wartime atrocities against the Jews; Nobel peace prize (1986); honorary knighthood (2006)
- Swedish-born American physiologist. He shared a 1981 Nobel Prize for studies on the organization and function of the brain.