Elie

Events

Elie Wiesel- Born

September 20, 1928

87 years old

The Wannsee Conference took place

January 20, 1942

Wiesel and his family were deported to Auschwitz-Birkenau

May 1944

Wiesel was reunited with his sister Hilda in Paris

1945

Wiesel's father died

January 1945

Wiesel was liberated and provided aid by American soldiers

April 1945

Wiesel attended Sorbonne University to major in journalism

1948

Worked as a reporter for Tel Aviv Newspaper

1952