Nobel Prize Winners 1966

1966 Nobel Prize Winners in Physics

Year Name Rational
Alfred KastlerFranceFor the discovery and development of optical methods for studying hertzian resonances in atoms

1966 Nobel Prize Winners in Chemistry

Name Country Rational
Robert S. MullikenUSAFor his fundamental work concerning chemical bonds and the electronic structure of molecules by the molecular orbital method

1966 Nobel Prize Winners in Economics

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1966 Nobel Prize Winners in Physiology or Medicine

Name Country Rational
Peyton RousUSAFor his discovery of tumour-inducing viruses
Charles Brenton HugginsUSAFor his discoveries concerning hormonal treatment of prostatic cancer

1966 Nobel Prize Winners in Peace

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1966 Nobel Prize Winners in Literature

Name Country Language Rational
Shmuel Yosef AgnonIsraelHebrewFor his profoundly characteristic narrative art with motifs from the life of the Jewish people
Nelly SachsGermany/SwedenFor her outstanding lyrical and dramatic writing, which interprets Israel's destiny with touching strength