Nobel Prize Winners in Iceland

Year Name Rational
1983Subrahmanyan ChandrasekharFor his theoretical studies of the physical processes of importance to the structure and evolution of the stars
1930Chandrasekhara Venkata RamanFor his work on the scattering of light and for the discovery of the effect named after him

Chemistry Nobel Prize Winners in Iceland

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Economics Nobel Prize Winners in Iceland

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Physiology or Medicine Nobel Prize Winners in Iceland

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1968Har Gobind Khorana

Peace Nobel Prize Winners in Iceland

Year Name Rational
1979Mother TeresaFounder of Missionaries of Charity

Literature Nobel Prize Winners in Iceland

Year Name Language Rational
1955Halld?r LaxnessIcelandicFor his vivid epic power which has renewed the great narrative art of Iceland
1913Rabindranath TagoreBengaliBecause of his profoundly sensitive, fresh and beautiful verse, by which, with consummate skill, he has made his poetic thought, expressed in his own English words, a part of the literature of the West