NOBLE PRIZE :
- The most prestigious award in the world. It was set up in 1900under the will of Alfred Bernhard Nobel.
- The Noble prizes are presented annually on 10th December (The death anniversary of the founder).
- It is given in the fields of Peace, Literature, Physics, Chemistry, Physiology or Medicine (from 1901) and Economics (from 1969).
|Mother Teresa||Peace (1979)|
|Kailash Satyarthi||Peace (2014)|
|C V Raman||Physics (1930)|
|Subhrahmanyan Chandrasekhar||Physics (1983)|
|Rabindranath Tagore||Literature (1913)|
|Hargobind Khorana||Medicine (1968)|
|Venkatraman Ramakrishnan||Chemistry (2009)|
|Amartya Sen||Economics (1998)|
No. of Noble price in total : Peace : 2
Literature : 1
Chemistry : 1
Economics : 1
Physics : 2
Physiology/Medicine : 1
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Source Book: Manohar Pandey