Nobel Prize Winners 1971

1971 Nobel Prize Winners in Physics

Year Name Rational
Dennis GaborUKFor his invention and development of the holographic method

1971 Nobel Prize Winners in Chemistry

Name Country Rational
Gerhard HerzbergCanadaFor his contributions to the knowledge of electronic structure and geometry of molecules, particularly free radicals

1971 Nobel Prize Winners in Economics

Name Country Rational
Simon KuznetsUSAFor his empirically founded interpretation of economic growth which has led to new and deepened insight into the economic and social structure and process of development

1971 Nobel Prize Winners in Physiology or Medicine

Name Country Rational
Earl W. Sutherland, Jr.USAFor his discoveries concerning the mechanisms of the action of hormones

1971 Nobel Prize Winners in Peace

Name Country Rational
Willy BrandtGermanyChancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany; for West Germany's Ostpolitik

1971 Nobel Prize Winners in Literature

Name Country Language Rational
Pablo NerudaChileSpanishFor a poetry that with the action of an elemental force brings alive a continent's destiny and dreams