IBPS PO General Awareness – List of Nobel Prize Winners PDF Download

List of Nobel Prize Winners PDF Download

Knowing about the Award-Winning Personalities is one of the most important aspects of General Awareness in any competitive exam. Students must be aware of those who have won several awards and why.

In this article, students can download a Free PDF that includes List of Nobel Prize Winners and revise it for the General Awareness Section.

IBPS PO General Awareness – List of Nobel Prize Winners PDF Download

We have compiled a list of winners of the Nobel Prize 2017. the Nobel prize winners are creators of some of the most influential ideas of the world and have a great impact on the lives of the common man more indirectly.

  • The nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to 131 nobel laureates since 1931. A total of 16 women have won the nobel peace prize till date.
  • Some of the most popular Nobel Peace Prize winners include Martin Luther King, Mother Teresa, and Malala Yousafzai. Gandhiji was nominated for the Nobel Prize several times but did not win the Nobel peace prize.
  • Kailash Satyarthi won the Nobel peace prize in 2014.
  • Each category of Nobel Prize carries prize money of 9 million Swedish Kronor that roughly calculates to 72 crore Indian rupees in exchange.
  • The winners will be given their share of the Nobel peace prize. Each winner will also get a diploma and gold medal at the annual award ceremony held on the 10 December 2017 in Sweden.
  • 10th December is celebrated as the anniversary of the Alfred Nobel, the founder of the Nobel Prize.

IBPS PO General Awareness – List of Nobel Prize 2017 Winners PDF Download

Nobel Peace Prize Winners 2017 List

Category

Winners & Prize Share

Recognition For

Physics

Rainer Weiss

(Prize Share: 1/2)

for decisive contributions to the

LIGO detector and the observation of gravitational waves”

Barry C. Barish (Prize Share: 1/4)

Kips S. Thorne (Prize Share: 1/4)

Chemistry

Jacques Dubochet (Prize Share: 1/3)

for developing cryo-electron microscopy for the high-resolution structure determination of biomolecules in solution”

Joachim Frank (Prize Share: 1/3)

Richard

Henderson (Prize Share: 1/3)

Medicine/Physio logy

Jeffrey C. Hall

(Prize Share: 1/3)

for their discoveries of molecular mechanisms controlling the circadian rhythm”

Michael Rosbah (Prize Share: 1/3)

Michael W. Young (Prize Share: 1/3)

Literature

Kazuo Ishigoru (Prize Share: 1/1)

who, in novels of great emotional force, has uncovered the abyss

beneath our illusory sense of

connection with the world”

Peace

International

Campaign to

Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) – (Prize Share: 1/1)

for its work to draw attention to the catastrophic humanitarian

consequences of any use of nuclear

weapons and for its ground-breaking efforts to achieve a treaty-based prohibition of such weapons”.

Economic Sciences

To be announced on 9th October 2017

 

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