Nobel Prize Winners 2020 | List of Previous Awardees With Name & Category

Nobel Prize Winners

The Nobel Prize is awarded for excellent contributions for humanity in chemistry, literature, peace, physics, and physiology or medicine. The first Nobel Prize was awarded in the year 1901 i.e. 119 years ago. Nobel Prize Winners awarded said award for various categories by Swedish and Norwegian institutions in appreciation of cultural advances, scientific and academic.

Rabindranath Tagore (Poet, writer, and thinker) is the first Indian Nobel Prize Winner in 1913 and brought glory to the country. Later C. V. Raman (1930), Mother Teresa (1979), Amartya Sen (1998), Kailash Satyarthi (2014), and others also get Nobel Prize. Here on this article, we have provided the List of Previous Awardees with Name & Category you are suggested to go through the page and check the entire list.

The Nobel Prize Winners awarded by the Prize money of 9 million, medal and a diploma. Now we are waiting for the Nobel Prize Winners 2020, it will be updated on this page only once it announced officially. You are suggested to go through this page and check the list of Nobel Prize Winners.

Nobel Prize Winners | List of Previous Awardees With Name & Category

Indian citizens

Year Laureate Field
1913 Rabindranath Tagore Literature
1930 C. V. Raman Physics
1979 Mother Teresa Peace
1998 Amartya Sen Economic Sciences
2014 Kailash Satyarthi Peace

Born in India

The following are the born in Indian but they are the citizens of another country when they were awarded by the Nobel Prize.

Year Laureate Nationality Field
1968 Har Gobind Khorana [E]  United States
(born in Raipur, India)
Physiology or Medicine
1983 Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar [F]  United States
(born in Lahore, India)
Physics
2009 Venki Ramakrishnan [G] United Kingdom /  United States(born in Chidambaram, India) Chemistry
2019 Abhijit Banerjee[H] United States
(born in Mumbai, India)
Economic Sciences

Complete List Of Nobel Prize Winners

Year

Category

Name

Country

1901

chemistry

Hoff, Jacobus Henricus van ‘t

Netherlands

literature

Sully Prudhomme

France

peace

Dunant, Henri

Switzerland

Passy, Frédéric

France

physics

Röntgen, Wilhelm Conrad

Germany

physiology/medicine

Behring, Emil von

Germany

1902

chemistry

Fischer, Emil

Germany

literature

Mommsen, Theodor

Germany

peace

Ducommun, Élie

Switzerland

Gobat, Charles-Albert

Switzerland

physics

Lorentz, Hendrik Antoon

Netherlands

Zeeman, Pieter

Netherlands

physiology/medicine

Ross, Sir Ronald

U.K.

1903

chemistry

Arrhenius, Svante

Sweden

literature

Bjørnson, Bjørnstjerne Martinius

Norway

peace

Cremer, Sir Randal

U.K.

physics

Becquerel, Henri

France

Curie, Marie

France

Curie, Pierre

France

physiology/medicine

Finsen, Niels Ryberg

Denmark

1904

chemistry

Ramsay, Sir William

U.K.

literature

Echegaray y Eizaguirre, José

Spain

Mistral, Frédéric

France

peace

Institute of International Law

(founded 1873)

physics

Rayleigh (of Terling Place), John William Strutt, 3rd Baron

U.K.

physiology/medicine

Pavlov, Ivan Petrovich

Russia

1905

chemistry

Baeyer, Adolf von

Germany

literature

Sienkiewicz, Henryk

Poland

peace

Suttner, Bertha, Freifrau von

Austria-Hungary

physics

Lenard, Philipp

Germany

physiology/medicine

Koch, Robert

Germany

1906

chemistry

Moissan, Henri

France

literature

Carducci, Giosuè

Italy

peace

Roosevelt, Theodore

U.S.

physics

Thomson, Sir J.J.

U.K.

physiology/medicine

Golgi, Camillo

Italy

Ramón y Cajal, Santiago

Spain

1907

chemistry

Buchner, Eduard

Germany

literature

Kipling, Rudyard

U.K.

peace

Moneta, Ernesto Teodoro

Italy

Renault, Louis

France

physics

Michelson, A.A.

U.S.

physiology/medicine

Laveran, Alphonse

France

1908

chemistry

Rutherford, Ernest

U.K.

literature

Eucken, Rudolf Christoph

Germany

peace

Arnoldson, Klas Pontus

Sweden

Bajer, Fredrik

Denmark

physics

Lippmann, Gabriel

France

physiology/medicine

Ehrlich, Paul

Germany

Metchnikoff, Élie

Russia

1909

chemistry

Ostwald, Wilhelm

Germany

literature

Lagerlöf, Selma

Sweden

peace

Beernaert, Auguste-Marie-François

Belgium

Estournelles de Constant, Paul-H.-B. d’

France

physics

Braun, Ferdinand

Germany

Marconi, Guglielmo

Italy

physiology/medicine

Kocher, Emil Theodor

Switzerland

1910

chemistry

Wallach, Otto

Germany

literature

Heyse, Paul Johann Ludwig von

Germany

peace

International Peace Bureau

(founded 1891)

physics

Waals, Johannes Diederik van der

Netherlands

physiology/medicine

Kossel, Albrecht

Germany

1911

chemistry

Curie, Marie

France

literature

Maeterlinck, Maurice

Belgium

peace

Asser, Tobias Michael Carel

Netherlands

Fried, Alfred Hermann

Austria-Hungary

physics

Wien, Wilhelm

Germany

physiology/medicine

Gullstrand, Allvar

Sweden

1912

chemistry

Grignard, Victor

France

Sabatier, Paul

France

literature

Hauptmann, Gerhart

Germany

peace

Root, Elihu

U.S.

physics

Dalén, Nils

Sweden

physiology/medicine

Carrel, Alexis

France

1913

chemistry

Werner, Alfred

Switzerland

literature

Tagore, Rabindranath

India

peace

Lafontaine, Henri-Marie

Belgium

physics

Kamerlingh Onnes, Heike

Netherlands

physiology/medicine

Richet, Charles

France

1914

chemistry

Richards, Theodore William

U.S.

physics

Laue, Max von

Germany

physiology/medicine

Bárány, Robert

Austria-Hungary

1915

chemistry

Willstätter, Richard

Germany

literature

Rolland, Romain

France

physics

Bragg, Sir Lawrence

U.K.

Bragg, Sir William

U.K.

1916

literature

Heidenstam, Verner von

Sweden

1917

literature

Gjellerup, Karl Adolph

Denmark

Pontoppidan, Henrik

Denmark

peace

International Committee of the Red Cross

(founded 1863)

physics

Barkla, Charles Glover

U.K.

1918

chemistry

Haber, Fritz

Germany

literature

Karlfeldt, Erik Axel (declined)

Sweden

physics

Planck, Max

Germany

1919

literature

Spitteler, Carl

Switzerland

peace

Wilson, Woodrow

U.S.

physics

Stark, Johannes

Germany

physiology/medicine

Bordet, Jules

Belgium

1920

chemistry

Nernst, Walther Hermann

Germany

literature

Hamsun, Knut

Norway

peace

Bourgeois, Léon

France

physics

Guillaume, Charles Édouard

Switzerland

physiology/medicine

Krogh, August

Denmark

1921

chemistry

Soddy, Frederick

U.K.

literature

France, Anatole

France

peace

Branting, Karl Hjalmar

Sweden

Lange, Christian Lous

Norway

physics

Einstein, Albert

Switzerland

1922

chemistry

Aston, Francis William

U.K.

literature

Benavente y Martínez, Jacinto

Spain

peace

Nansen, Fridtjof

Norway

physics

Bohr, Niels

Denmark

physiology/medicine

Hill, A.V.

U.K.

Meyerhof, Otto

Germany

1923

chemistry

Pregl, Fritz

Austria

literature

Yeats, William Butler

Ireland

physics

Millikan, Robert Andrews

U.S.

physiology/medicine

Banting, Sir Frederick Grant

Canada

Macleod, J.J.R.

U.K.

1924

literature

Reymont, Władysław Stanisław

Poland

physics

Siegbahn, Karl Manne Georg

Sweden

physiology/medicine

Einthoven, Willem

Netherlands

1925

chemistry

Zsigmondy, Richard

Austria

literature

Shaw, George Bernard

Ireland

peace

Chamberlain, Sir Austen

U.K.

Dawes, Charles G.

U.S.

physics

Franck, James

Germany

Hertz, Gustav

Germany

1926

chemistry

Svedberg, Theodor H.E.

Sweden

literature

Deledda, Grazia

Italy

peace

Briand, Aristide

France

Stresemann, Gustav

Germany

physics

Perrin, Jean

France

physiology/medicine

Fibiger, Johannes

Denmark

1927

chemistry

Wieland, Heinrich Otto

Germany

literature

Bergson, Henri

France

peace

Buisson, Ferdinand-Édouard

France

Quidde, Ludwig

Germany

physics

Compton, Arthur Holly

U.S.

Wilson, C.T.R.

U.K.

physiology/medicine

Wagner-Jauregg, Julius

Austria

1928

chemistry

Windaus, Adolf

Germany

literature

Undset, Sigrid

Norway

physics

Richardson, Sir Owen Willans

U.K.

physiology/medicine

Nicolle, Charles-Jules-Henri

France

1929

chemistry

Euler-Chelpin, Hans von

Sweden

Harden, Sir Arthur

U.K.

literature

Mann, Thomas

Germany

peace

Kellogg, Frank B.

U.S.

physics

Broglie, Louis-Victor, 7e duc de

France

physiology/medicine

Eijkman, Christiaan

Netherlands

Hopkins, Sir Frederick Gowland

U.K.

1930

chemistry

Fischer, Hans

Germany

literature

Lewis, Sinclair

U.S.

peace

Söderblom, Nathan

Sweden

physics

Raman, Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata

India

physiology/medicine

Landsteiner, Karl

U.S.

1931

chemistry

Bergius, Friedrich

Germany

Bosch, Carl

Germany

literature

Karlfeldt, Erik Axel (posthumous award)

Sweden

peace

Addams, Jane

U.S.

Butler, Nicholas Murray

U.S.

physiology/medicine

Warburg, Otto

Germany

1932

chemistry

Langmuir, Irving

U.S.

literature

Galsworthy, John

U.K.

physics

Heisenberg, Werner

Germany

physiology/medicine

Adrian (of Cambridge), Edgar Douglas Adrian, 1st Baron

U.K.

Sherrington, Sir Charles Scott

U.K.

1933

literature

Bunin, Ivan Alekseyevich

U.S.S.R.

peace

Angell, Sir Norman

U.K.

physics

Dirac, P.A.M.

U.K.

Schrödinger, Erwin

Austria

physiology/medicine

Morgan, Thomas Hunt

U.S.

1934

chemistry

Urey, Harold C.

U.S.

literature

Pirandello, Luigi

Italy

peace

Henderson, Arthur

U.K.

physiology/medicine

Minot, George Richards

U.S.

Murphy, William P.

U.S.

Whipple, George H.

U.S.

1935

chemistry

Joliot-Curie, Frédéric and Irène

France

peace

Ossietzky, Carl von

Germany

physics

Chadwick, Sir James

U.K.

physiology/medicine

Spemann, Hans

Germany

1936

chemistry

Debye, Peter

Netherlands

literature

O’Neill, Eugene

U.S.

peace

Saavedra Lamas, Carlos

Argentina

physics

Anderson, Carl David

U.S.

Hess, Victor Francis

Austria

physiology/medicine

Dale, Sir Henry

U.K.

Loewi, Otto

Germany

1937

chemistry

Haworth, Sir Norman

U.K.

Karrer, Paul

Switzerland

literature

Martin du Gard, Roger

France

peace

Cecil (of Chelwood), Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 1st Viscount

U.K.

physics

Davisson, Clinton Joseph

U.S.

Thomson, Sir George Paget

U.K.

physiology/medicine

Szent-Györgyi, Albert

Hungary

1938

chemistry

Kuhn, Richard (declined)

Germany

literature

Buck, Pearl

U.S.

peace

Nansen International Office for Refugees

(founded 1931)

physics

Fermi, Enrico

Italy

physiology/medicine

Heymans, Corneille

Belgium

1939

chemistry

Butenandt, Adolf (declined)

Germany

Ruzicka, Leopold

Switzerland

literature

Sillanpää, Frans Eemil

Finland

physics

Lawrence, Ernest Orlando

U.S.

physiology/medicine

Domagk, Gerhard (declined)

Germany

1943

chemistry

Hevesy, Georg Charles von

Hungary

physics

Stern, Otto

U.S.

physiology/medicine

Dam, Henrik

Denmark

Doisy, Edward Adelbert

U.S.

1944

chemistry

Hahn, Otto

Germany

literature

Jensen, Johannes V.

Denmark

peace

International Committee of the Red Cross

(founded 1863)

physics

Rabi, Isidor Isaac

U.S.

physiology/medicine

Erlanger, Joseph

U.S.

Gasser, Herbert Spencer

U.S.

1945

chemistry

Virtanen, Artturi Ilmari

Finland

literature

Mistral, Gabriela

Chile

peace

Hull, Cordell

U.S.

physics

Pauli, Wolfgang

Austria

physiology/medicine

Chain, Sir Ernst Boris

U.K.

Fleming, Sir Alexander

U.K.

Florey, Howard Walter Florey, Baron

Australia

1946

chemistry

Northrop, John Howard

U.S.

Stanley, Wendell Meredith

U.S.

Sumner, James Batcheller

U.S.

literature

Hesse, Hermann

Switzerland

peace

Balch, Emily Greene

U.S.

Mott, John R.

U.S.

physics

Bridgman, Percy Williams

U.S.

physiology/medicine

Muller, Hermann Joseph

U.S.

1947

chemistry

Robinson, Sir Robert

U.K.

literature

Gide, André

France

peace

American Friends Service Committee

U.S.

Friends Service Council (FSC)

U.K.

physics

Appleton, Sir Edward Victor

U.K.

physiology/medicine

Cori, Carl and Gerty

U.S.

Houssay, Bernardo Alberto

Argentina

1948

chemistry

Tiselius, Arne

Sweden

literature

Eliot, T.S.

U.K.

physics

Blackett, Patrick M.S.

U.K.

physiology/medicine

Müller, Paul Hermann

Switzerland

1949

chemistry

Giauque, William Francis

U.S.

literature

Faulkner, William

U.S.

peace

Boyd-Orr of Brechin Mearns, John Boyd Orr, Baron

U.K.

physics

Yukawa Hideki

Japan

physiology/medicine

Egas Moniz, António

Portugal

Hess, Walter Rudolf

Switzerland

1950

chemistry

Alder, Kurt

West Germany

Diels, Otto Paul Hermann

West Germany

literature

Russell, Bertrand

U.K.

peace

Bunche, Ralph

U.S.

physics

Powell, Cecil Frank

U.K.

physiology/medicine

Hench, Philip Showalter

U.S.

Kendall, Edward Calvin

U.S.

Reichstein, Tadeus

Switzerland

1951

chemistry

McMillan, Edwin Mattison

U.S.

Seaborg, Glenn T.

U.S.

literature

Lagerkvist, Pär

Sweden

peace

Jouhaux, Léon

France

physics

Cockcroft, Sir John Douglas

U.K.

Walton, Ernest Thomas Sinton

Ireland

physiology/medicine

Theiler, Max

South Africa

1952

chemistry

Martin, A.J.P.

U.K.

Synge, R.L.M.

U.K.

literature

Mauriac, François

France

peace

Schweitzer, Albert

Alsace

physics

Bloch, Felix

U.S.

Purcell, E.M.

U.S.

physiology/medicine

Waksman, Selman Abraham

U.S.

1953

chemistry

Staudinger, Hermann

West Germany

literature

Churchill, Sir Winston

U.K.

peace

Marshall, George C.

U.S.

physics

Zernike, Frits

Netherlands

physiology/medicine

Krebs, Sir Hans Adolf

U.K.

Lipmann, Fritz Albert

U.S.

1954

chemistry

Pauling, Linus

U.S.

literature

Hemingway, Ernest

U.S.

peace

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Office of the

(founded 1951)

physics

Born, Max

U.K.

Bothe, Walther

West Germany

physiology/medicine

Enders, John Franklin

U.S.

Robbins, Frederick Chapman

U.S.

Weller, Thomas H.

U.S.

1955

chemistry

du Vigneaud, Vincent

U.S.

literature

Laxness, Halldór

Iceland

physics

Kusch, Polykarp

U.S.

Lamb, Willis Eugene, Jr.

U.S.

physiology/medicine

Theorell, Axel Hugo Teodor

Sweden

1956

chemistry

Hinshelwood, Sir Cyril Norman

U.K.

Semyonov, Nikolay Nikolayevich

U.S.S.R.

literature

Jiménez, Juan Ramón

Spain

physics

Bardeen, John

U.S.

Brattain, Walter H.

U.S.

Shockley, William B.

U.S.

physiology/medicine

Cournand, André F.

U.S.

Forssmann, Werner

West Germany

Richards, Dickinson Woodruff

U.S.

1957

chemistry

Todd (of Trumpington), Alexander Robertus Todd, Baron

U.K.

literature

Camus, Albert

France

peace

Pearson, Lester B.

Canada

physics

Lee, Tsung-Dao

China

Yang, Chen Ning

China

physiology/medicine

Bovet, Daniel

Italy

1958

chemistry

Sanger, Frederick

U.K.

literature

Pasternak, Boris Leonidovich (declined)

U.S.S.R.

peace

Pire, Dominique

Belgium

physics

Cherenkov, Pavel Alekseyevich

U.S.S.R.

Frank, Ilya Mikhaylovich

U.S.S.R.

Tamm, Igor Yevgenyevich

U.S.S.R.

physiology/medicine

Beadle, George Wells

U.S.

Lederberg, Joshua

U.S.

Tatum, Edward L.

U.S.

1959

chemistry

Heyrovský, Jaroslav

Czechoslovakia

literature

Quasimodo, Salvatore

Italy

peace

Noel-Baker (of the City of Derby), Philip John Noel-Baker, Baron

U.K.

physics

Chamberlain, Owen

U.S.

Segrè, Emilio

U.S.

physiology/medicine

Kornberg, Arthur

U.S.

Ochoa, Severo

U.S.

1960

chemistry

Libby, Willard Frank

U.S.

literature

Saint-John Perse

France

peace

Luthuli, Albert John

South Africa

physics

Glaser, Donald A.

U.S.

physiology/medicine

Burnet, Sir Macfarlane

Australia

Medawar, Sir Peter B.

U.K.

1961

chemistry

Calvin, Melvin

U.S.

literature

Andric, Ivo

Yugoslavia

peace

Hammarskjöld, Dag

Sweden

physics

Hofstadter, Robert

U.S.

Mössbauer, Rudolf Ludwig

West Germany

physiology/medicine

Békésy, Georg von

U.S.

1962

chemistry

Kendrew, Sir John Cowdery

U.K.

Perutz, Max Ferdinand

U.K.

literature

Steinbeck, John

U.S.

peace

Pauling, Linus

U.S.

physics

Landau, Lev Davidovich

U.S.S.R.

physiology/medicine

Crick, Francis Harry Compton

U.K.

Watson, James Dewey

U.S.

Wilkins, Maurice

U.K.

1963

chemistry

Natta, Giulio

Italy

Ziegler, Karl

West Germany

literature

Seferis, George

Greece

peace

International Committee of the Red Cross

(founded 1863)

League of Red Cross Societies

 

physics

Jensen, J. Hans D.

West Germany

Mayer, Maria Goeppert

U.S.

Wigner, Eugene Paul

U.S.

physiology/medicine

Eccles, Sir John Carew

Australia

Hodgkin, Sir Alan

U.K.

Huxley, Sir Andrew Fielding

U.K.

1964

chemistry

Hodgkin, Dorothy Mary Crowfoot

U.K.

literature

Sartre, Jean-Paul (declined)

France

peace

King, Martin Luther, Jr.

U.S.

physics

Basov, Nikolay Gennadiyevich

U.S.S.R.

Prokhorov, Aleksandr Mikhaylovich

U.S.S.R.

Townes, Charles Hard

U.S.

physiology/medicine

Bloch, Konrad

U.S.

Lynen, Feodor

West Germany

1965

chemistry

Woodward, R.B.

U.S.

literature

Sholokhov, Mikhail Aleksandrovich

U.S.S.R.

peace

United Nations Children’s Fund

(founded 1946)

physics

Feynman, Richard P.

U.S.

Schwinger, Julian Seymour

U.S.

Tomonaga Shin’ichiro

Japan

physiology/medicine

Jacob, François

France

Lwoff, André

France

Monod, Jacques

France

1966

chemistry

Mulliken, Robert Sanderson

U.S.

literature

Agnon, S.Y.

Israel

Sachs, Nelly

Sweden

physics

Kastler, Alfred

France

physiology/medicine

Huggins, Charles B.

U.S.

Rous, Peyton

U.S.

1967

chemistry

Eigen, Manfred

West Germany

Norrish, Ronald George Wreyford

U.K.

Porter, Sir George

U.K.

literature

Asturias, Miguel Ángel

Guatemala

physics

Bethe, Hans Albrecht

U.S.

physiology/medicine

Granit, Ragnar Arthur

Sweden

Hartline, Haldan Keffer

U.S.

Wald, George

U.S.

1968

chemistry

Onsager, Lars

U.S.

literature

Kawabata Yasunari

Japan

peace

Cassin, René

France

physics

Alvarez, Luis W.

U.S.

physiology/medicine

Holley, Robert William

U.S.

Khorana, Har Gobind

U.S.

Nirenberg, Marshall William

U.S.

1969

chemistry

Barton, Sir Derek H.R.

U.K.

Hassel, Odd

Norway

economics

Frisch, Ragnar

Norway

Tinbergen, Jan

Netherlands

literature

Beckett, Samuel

Ireland

peace

International Labour Organisation

(founded 1919)

physics

Gell-Mann, Murray

U.S.

physiology/medicine

Delbrück, Max

U.S.

Hershey, A.D.

U.S.

Luria, Salvador

U.S.

1970

chemistry

Leloir, Luis Federico

Argentina

economics

Samuelson, Paul

U.S.

literature

Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandr Isayevich

U.S.S.R.

peace

Borlaug, Norman Ernest

U.S.

physics

Alfvén, Hannes

Sweden

Néel, Louis-Eugène-Félix

France

physiology/medicine

Axelrod, Julius

U.S.

Euler, Ulf von

Sweden

Katz, Sir Bernard

U.K.

1971

chemistry

Herzberg, Gerhard

Canada

economics

Kuznets, Simon

U.S.

literature

Neruda, Pablo

Chile

peace

Brandt, Willy

West Germany

physics

Gabor, Dennis

U.K.

physiology/medicine

Sutherland, Earl W., Jr.

U.S.

1972

chemistry

Anfinsen, Christian B.

U.S.

Moore, Stanford

U.S.

Stein, William H.

U.S.

economics

Arrow, Kenneth J.

U.S.

Hicks, Sir John R.

U.K.

literature

Böll, Heinrich

West Germany

physics

Bardeen, John

U.S.

Cooper, Leon N.

U.S.

Schrieffer, John Robert

U.S.

physiology/medicine

Edelman, Gerald Maurice

U.S.

Porter, Rodney Robert

U.K.

1973

chemistry

Fischer, Ernst Otto

West Germany

Wilkinson, Sir Geoffrey

U.K.

economics

Leontief, Wassily

U.S.

literature

White, Patrick

Australia

peace

Kissinger, Henry A.

U.S.

Le Duc Tho (declined)

North Vietnam

physics

Esaki, Leo

Japan

Giaever, Ivar

U.S.

Josephson, Brian D.

U.K.

physiology/medicine

Frisch, Karl von

Austria

Lorenz, Konrad

Austria

Tinbergen, Nikolaas

U.K.

1974

chemistry

Flory, Paul J.

U.S.

economics

Hayek, Friedrich von

U.K.

Myrdal, Gunnar

Sweden

literature

Johnson, Eyvind

Sweden

Martinson, Harry

Sweden

peace

MacBride, Seán

Ireland

Sato Eisaku

Japan

physics

Hewish, Antony

U.K.

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U.K.

physiology/medicine

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U.S.

Duve, Christian René de

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Palade, George E.

U.S.

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chemistry

Cornforth, Sir John Warcup

U.K.

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economics

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U.S.S.R.

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U.S.

literature

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Italy

peace

Sakharov, Andrey Dmitriyevich

U.S.S.R.

physics

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Denmark

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U.S.

physiology/medicine

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U.S.

Dulbecco, Renato

U.S.

Temin, Howard Martin

U.S.

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chemistry

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U.S.

economics

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U.S.

literature

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peace

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Northern Ireland

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physics

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U.S.

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U.S.

physiology/medicine

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U.S.

Gajdusek, D. Carleton

U.S.

1977

chemistry

Prigogine, Ilya

Belgium

economics

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U.K.

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U.S.

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U.K.

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U.S.

physiology/medicine

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U.S.

Schally, Andrew Victor

U.S.

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U.S.

1978

chemistry

Mitchell, Peter Dennis

U.K.

economics

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U.S.

literature

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peace

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physics

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U.S.S.R.

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U.S.

physiology/medicine

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U.S.

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U.S.

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chemistry

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U.S.

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economics

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U.S.

literature

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Teresa, Mother

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physics

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U.S.

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U.S.

physiology/medicine

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U.K.

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chemistry

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U.S.

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U.S.

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U.K.

economics

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literature

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U.S.

peace

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Argentina

physics

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U.S.

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U.S.

1981

chemistry

Fukui Kenichi

Japan

Hoffmann, Roald

U.S.

economics

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literature

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U.S.

Siegbahn, Kai Manne Börje

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physiology/medicine

Hubel, David Hunter

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Sperry, Roger Wolcott

U.S.

Wiesel, Torsten Nils

Sweden

1982

chemistry

Klug, Aaron

U.K.

economics

Stigler, George J.

U.S.

literature

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Colombia

peace

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Mexico

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physics

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physiology/medicine

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Vane, John Robert

U.K.

1983

chemistry

Taube, Henry

U.S.

economics

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U.S.

literature

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peace

Wałęsa, Lech

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physics

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U.S.

Fowler, William A.

U.S.

physiology/medicine

McClintock, Barbara

U.S.

1984

chemistry

Merrifield, Bruce

U.S.

economics

Stone, Sir Richard

U.K.

literature

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Czechoslovakia

peace

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South Africa

physics

Meer, Simon van der

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Rubbia, Carlo

Italy

physiology/medicine

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U.K.-Denmark

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Milstein, César

Argentina

1985

chemistry

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U.S.

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economics

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physiology/medicine

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U.S.

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U.S.

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chemistry

Herschbach, Dudley R.

U.S.

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U.S.

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economics

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literature

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physics

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physiology/medicine

Cohen, Stanley

U.S.

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chemistry

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economics

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literature

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peace

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Costa Rica

physics

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physiology/medicine

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Japan

1988

chemistry

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West Germany

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economics

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literature

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peace

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physics

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U.S.

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physiology/medicine

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U.K.

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U.S.

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U.S.

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chemistry

Altman, Sidney

U.S.

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economics

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physiology/medicine

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chemistry

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economics

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physiology/medicine

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U.S.

Thomas, E. Donnall

U.S.

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chemistry

Ernst, Richard R.

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Germany

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Germany

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chemistry

Marcus, Rudolph A.

U.S.

economics

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chemistry

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U.S.

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economics

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peace

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U.S.

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chemistry

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U.S.

economics

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Japan

peace

Arafat, Yasser

Palestinian

Peres, Shimon

Israel

Rabin, Yitzhak

Israel

physics

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physiology/medicine

Gilman, Alfred G.

U.S.

Rodbell, Martin

U.S.

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chemistry

Crutzen, Paul

Netherlands

Molina, Mario

U.S.

Rowland, F. Sherwood

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economics

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literature

Heaney, Seamus

Ireland

peace

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Rotblat, Joseph

U.K.

physics

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U.S.

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Nüsslein-Volhard, Christiane

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chemistry

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U.S.

Kroto, Sir Harold W.

U.K.

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economics

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U.K.

Vickrey, William

U.S.

literature

Szymborska, Wisława

Poland

peace

Belo, Carlos Felipe Ximenes

Timorese

Ramos-Horta, José

Timorese

physics

Lee, David M.

U.S.

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physiology/medicine

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Switzerland

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chemistry

Boyer, Paul D.

U.S.

Skou, Jens C.

Denmark

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U.K.

economics

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U.S.

literature

Fo, Dario

Italy

peace

International Campaign to Ban Landmines

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physics

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U.S.

physiology/medicine

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U.S.

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chemistry

Kohn, Walter

U.S.

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U.K.

economics

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India

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Portugal

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Northern Ireland

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physics

Laughlin, Robert B.

U.S.

Störmer, Horst L.

U.S.

Tsui, Daniel C.

U.S.

physiology/medicine

Furchgott, Robert F.

U.S.

Ignarro, Louis J.

U.S.

Murad, Ferid

U.S.

1999

chemistry

Zewail, Ahmed H.

Egypt/U.S.

economics

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Canada

literature

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peace

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Hooft, Gerardus ‘t

Netherlands

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Netherlands

physiology/medicine

Blobel, Günter

U.S.

2000

chemistry

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U.S.

MacDiarmid, Alan G.

U.S.

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Japan

economics

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U.S.

McFadden, Daniel L.

U.S.

literature

Gao Xingjian

France

peace

Kim Dae-Jung

South Korea

physics

Alferov, Zhores I.

Russia

Kilby, Jack S.

U.S.

Kroemer, Herbert

Germany

physiology/medicine

Carlsson, Arvid

Sweden

Greengard, Paul

U.S.

Kandel, Eric R.

U.S.

2001

chemistry

Knowles, William S.

U.S.

Noyori Ryoji

Japan

Sharpless, K. Barry

U.S.

economics

Akerlof, George A.

U.S.

Spence, A. Michael

U.S.

Stiglitz, Joseph E.

U.S.

literature

Naipaul, Sir V.S.

Trinidad

peace

United Nations

(founded 1945)

Annan, Kofi

Ghana

physics

Cornell, Eric A.

U.S.

Ketterle, Wolfgang

Germany

Wieman, Carl E.

U.S.

physiology/medicine

Hartwell, Leland H.

U.S.

Hunt, R. Timothy

U.K.

Nurse, Sir Paul M.

U.K.

2002

chemistry

Fenn, John B.

U.S.

Tanaka Koichi

Japan

Wüthrich, Kurt

Switzerland

economics

Kahneman, Daniel

U.S./Israel

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U.S.

literature

Kertész, Imre

Hungary

peace

Carter, Jimmy

U.S.

physics

Davis, Raymond, Jr.

U.S.

Giacconi, Riccardo

U.S.

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Japan

physiology/medicine

Brenner, Sydney

U.K.

Horvitz, H. Robert

U.S.

Sulston, John E.

U.K.

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chemistry

Agre, Peter

U.S.

MacKinnon, Roderick

U.S.

economics

Engle, Robert F.

U.S.

Granger, Clive W.J.

U.K.

literature

Coetzee, J.M.

South Africa

peace

Ebadi, Shirin

Iran

physics

Abrikosov, Alexei A.

U.S.

Ginzburg, Vitaly L.

Russia

Leggett, Anthony J.

U.S.

physiology/medicine

Lauterbur, Paul

U.S.

Mansfield, Sir Peter

U.K.

2004

chemistry

Ciechanover, Aaron

Israel

Hershko, Avram

Israel

Rose, Irwin

U.S.

economics

Kydland, Finn E.

Norway

Prescott, Edward C.

U.S.

literature

Jelinek, Elfriede

Austria

peace

Maathai, Wangari

Kenya

physics

Gross, David J.

U.S.

Politzer, H. David

U.S.

Wilczek, Frank

U.S.

physiology/medicine

Axel, Richard

U.S.

Buck, Linda B.

U.S.

2005

chemistry

Chauvin, Yves

France

Grubbs, Robert H.

U.S.

Schrock, Richard R.

U.S.

economics

Aumann, Robert J.

Israel

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U.S.

literature

Pinter, Harold

U.K.

peace

ElBaradei, Mohamed

Egypt

International Atomic Energy Agency

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physics

Glauber, Roy J.

U.S.

Hall, John L.

U.S.

Hänsch, Theodor W.

Germany

physiology/medicine

Marshall, Barry J.

Australia

Warren, J. Robin

Australia

2006

chemistry

Kornberg, Roger D.

U.S.

economics

Phelps, Edmund S.

U.S.

literature

Pamuk, Orhan

Turkey

peace

Grameen Bank

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Yunus, Muhammad

Bangladesh

physics

Mather, John C.

U.S.

Smoot, George F.

U.S.

physiology/medicine

Fire, Andrew Z.

U.S.

Mello, Craig C.

U.S.

2007

chemistry

Ertl, Gerhard

Germany

economics

Hurwicz, Leonid

U.S.

Maskin, Eric S.

U.S.

Myerson, Roger B.

U.S.

literature

Lessing, Doris

U.S.

peace

Gore, Al

U.S.

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

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physics

Fert, Albert

France

Grünberg, Peter

Germany

physiology/medicine

Capecchi, Mario R.

U.S.

Evans, Sir Martin J.

U.K.

Smithies, Oliver

U.S.

2008

chemistry

Chalfie, Martin

U.S.

Shimomura, Osamu

U.S.

Tsien, Roger Y.

U.S.

economics

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U.S.

literature

Le Clézio, Jean-Marie Gustave

France

peace

Ahtisaari, Martti

Finland

physics

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Japan

Maskawa Toshihide

Japan

Nambu, Yoichiro

U.S.

physiology/medicine

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France

Montagnier, Luc

France

zur Hausen, Harald

Germany

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chemistry

Ramakrishnan, Venkatraman

U.S.

Steitz, Thomas

U.S.

Yonath, Ada

Israel

economics

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U.S.

Williamson, Oliver E.

U.S.

literature

Müller, Herta

Germany

peace

Obama, Barack

U.S.

physics

Boyle, Willard

Canada/U.S.

Kao, Charles

U.K./U.S.

Smith, George E.

U.S.

physiology/medicine

Blackburn, Elizabeth H.

U.S.

Greider, Carol W.

U.S.

Szostak, Jack W.

U.S.

2010

chemistry

Heck, Richard F.

U.S.

Negishi Ei-ichi

Japan

Suzmediuki Akira

Japan

economics

Diamond, Peter A.

U.S.

Mortensen, Dale T.

U.S.

Pissarides, Christopher A.

Cyprus/U.K.

literature

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Peru

peace

Liu Xiaobo

China

physics

Geim, Andre

Netherlands

Novoselov, Konstantin

Russia/U.K.

physiology/medicine

Edwards, Robert

U.K.

2011

chemistry

Shechtman, Daniel

Israel

economics

Sargent, Thomas J.

U.S.

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U.S.

literature

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Sweden

peace

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Liberia

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Liberia

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Yemen

physics

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U.S.

Riess, Adam G.

U.S./Australia

Schmidt, Brian P.

U.S.

physiology/medicine

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U.S.

Hoffmann, Jules A.

Luxembourg/France

Steinman, Ralph M.

Canada

2012

chemistry

Kobilka, Brian K.

U.S.

Lefkowitz, Robert J.

U.S.

economics

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U.S.

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literature

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France

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U.S.

physiology/medicine

Gurdon, Sir John Bertrand

U.K.

Yamanaka, Shinya

Japan

2013

chemistry

Karplus, Martin

Austria/U.S.

Levitt, Michael

U.K./U.S./Israel

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Israel/U.S.

economics

Fama, Eugene F.

U.S.

Hansen, Lars P.

U.S.

Shiller, Robert J.

U.S.

literature

Munro, Alice

Canada

peace

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physics

Englert, François

Belgium

Higgs, Peter

U.K.

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U.S.

Schekman, Randy W.

U.S.

Südhof, Thomas C.

Germany/U.S.

2014

chemistry

Betzig, Eric

U.S.

Hell, Stefan W.

Germany

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Pakistan

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Japan

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Japan

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physiology/medicine

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Norway

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Norway

O’Keefe, John

U.S./U.K.

2015

chemistry

Lindahl, Tomas

Sweden

Modrich, Paul

U.S.

Sancar, Aziz

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economics

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literature

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Belarus

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physics

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Japan

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Canada

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Campbell, William C.

Ireland

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Japan

Tu Youyou

China

2016

chemistry

Sauvage, Jean-Pierre

France

Stoddart, J. Fraser

U.K.

Feringa, Bernard

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U.K.

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Finland

literature

Bob Dylan

U.S.

peace

Santos, Juan Manuel

Colombia

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Thouless, David

U.K.

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U.K.

Kosterlitz, Michael

U.K.

physiology/medicine

Ohsumi, Yoshinori

Japan

2017

chemistry

Dubochet, Jacques

Switzerland

Frank, Joachim

Germany/U.S.

Henderson, Richard

U.K.

economics

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literature

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U.K.

peace

International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons

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physics

Barish, Barry C.

U.S.

Thorne, Kip S.

U.S.

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physiology/medicine

Hall, Jeffrey C.

U.S.

Rosbash, Michael

U.S.

Young, Michael W.

U.S.

2018

chemistry

Arnold, Frances

U.S.

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U.S.

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economics

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U.S.

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Japan

2019

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U.S.

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Japan

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