Mrs. Wiesel

The Other Wiesel

01/16/2003 - 19:00
Editor and Publisher
When her husband was notified in the fall of 1986 that he had won the Nobel Peace Prize, and about $400,000 that went along with it, Marion Wiesel suggested they buy a sailboat. “I love sailing,” she said with a smile during a recent interview. But the couple quickly decided to use the funds for more charitable purposes, establishing the Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity.
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