The Nobel Prize

From www.nobelprize.org: Every year since 1901 the Nobel Prize has been awarded for achievements in physics, chemistry, physiology or medicine, literature and for peace. The Nobel Prize is an international award administered by the Nobel Foundation in Stockholm, Sweden.

NOBEL PRIZE IN LITERATURE

2014: Patrick Modiano

2013: Alice Munro

2012: Mo Yan
2011: Tomas Tranströmer

2010: Mario Vargas Llosa
2009: Herta Müller

2008: Jean-Marie Gustave Le Clézio
2007: Doris Lessing

2006: Orhan Pamuk
2005: Harold Pinter

2004: Elfriede Jelinek
2003: John M. Coetzee

2002: Imre Kertész
2001: Sir Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul

2000: Gao Xingjian
1999: Günter Grass

1998: José Saramago
1997: Dario Fo

1996: Wislawa Szymborska
1995: Seamus Heaney

1994: Kenzaburo Oe
1993: Toni Morrison

1992: Derek Walcott
1991: Nadine Gordimer

1990: Octavio Paz
1989: Camilo José Cela

1988: Naguib Mahfouz
1987: Joseph Brodsky

1986: Wole Soyinka
1985: Claude Simon

1984: Jaroslav Seifert
1983: William Golding


1982: Gabriel García Márquez

1981: Elias Canetti

1980: Czeslaw Milosz

1979: Odysseus Elytis
1978: Isaac Bashevis Singer

1977: Vicente Aleixandre
1976: Saul Bellow

1975: Eugenio Montale
1974: Eyvind Johnson, Harry Martinson

1973: Patrick White
1972: Heinrich Böll

1971: Pablo Neruda
1970: Aleksandr Isayevich Solzhenitsyn

1969: Samuel Beckett
1968: Yasunari Kawabata

1967: Miguel Angel Asturias
1966: Shmuel Yosef Agnon, Nelly Sachs

1965: Mikhail Aleksandrovich Sholokhov
1964: Jean-Paul Sartre

1963: Giorgos Seferis
1962: John Steinbeck

1961: Ivo Andric
1960: Saint-John Perse

1959: Salvatore Quasimodo
1958: Boris Leonidovich Pasternak

1957: Albert Camus
1956: Juan Ramón Jiménez

1955: Halldór Kiljan Laxness
1954: Ernest Miller Hemingway

1953: Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill
1952: François Mauriac

1951: Pär Fabian Lagerkvist
1950: Earl (Bertrand Arthur William) Russell

1949: William Faulkner
1948: Thomas Stearns Eliot

1947: André Paul Guillaume Gide
1946: Hermann Hesse

1945: Gabriela Mistral
1944: Johannes Vilhelm Jensen

1943: No Nobel Prize was awarded this year

1942: No Nobel Prize was awarded this year
1941: No Nobel Prize was awarded this year

1940: No Nobel Prize was awarded this year
1939: Frans Eemil Sillanpää

1938: Pearl Buck

1937: Roger Martin du Gard
1936: Eugene Gladstone O'Neill

1935: No Nobel Prize was awarded this year
1934: Luigi Pirandello

1933: Ivan Alekseyevich Bunin
1932: John Galsworthy

1931: Erik Axel Karlfeldt
1930: Sinclair Lewis

1929: Thomas Mann
1928: Sigrid Undset

1927: Henri Bergson
1926: Grazia Deledda

1925: George Bernard Shaw
1924: Wladyslaw Stanislaw Reymont

1923: William Butler Yeats
1922: Jacinto Benavente

1921: Anatole France
1920: Knut Pedersen Hamsun

1919: Carl Friedrich Georg Spitteler
1918: No Nobel Prize was awarded this year

1917: Karl Adolph Gjellerup, Henrik Pontoppidan
1916: Carl Gustaf Verner von Heidenstam

1915: Romain Rolland
1914: No Nobel Prize was awarded this year

1913: Rabindranath Tagore
1912: Gerhart Johann Robert Hauptmann

1911: Count Maurice (Mooris) Polidore Marie Bernhard Maeterlinck
1910: Paul Johann Ludwig Heyse

1909: Selma Ottilia Lovisa Lagerlöf
1908: Rudolf Christoph Eucken

1907: Rudyard Kipling
1906: Giosuè Carducci

1905: Henryk Sienkiewicz
1904: Frédéric Mistral, José Echegaray, Eizaguirre

1903: Bjørnstjerne Martinus Bjørnson
1902: Christian Matthias Theodor Mommsen


1901: Sully Prudhomme
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