Frequent question: Who is the first Indian woman Nobel Prize?

Year 2019
Laureate Abhijit Banerjee
Nationality United States (born in Calcutta, India)
Field Economics

Who got Nobel Prize in India List?

Rabindranath Tagore, Nobel Prize in Literature (1913) C.V. Raman, Nobel Prize in Physics (1930) Har Gobind Khorana, Nobel Prize in Medicine (1968) Mother Teresa, Nobel Peace Prize (1979)

Which Indian lady won the Nobel Prize for peace?

7. Mother Teresa (1979) – Mother Teresa was the first Indian woman to win the 1979 Nobel Peace Prize.

Who was the 1st Nobel Prize winner?

Nobel Prize Winners by Year

year category name
1901 physics Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen
physiology/medicine Emil von Behring
1902 chemistry Emil Fischer
literature Theodor Mommsen

Which country has the most Nobel Prize winners?

The country with the most Nobel Prize winners in Literature is France, with 15 individuals having won the award since 1901, when French poet and essayist Sully Prudhomme became the first ever winner of the award. Jean-Paul Sartre was also given the prize in 1964 but voluntarily declined it.

Which university has the most Nobel Prize winners?

Affiliates of University of Cambridge have received more Nobel Prizes than those of any other institution.

  • 121 affiliates of the University of Cambridge have been awarded the Nobel Prize since 1904.
  • Trinity College has 34 Nobel Laureates, the most of any College at Cambridge.
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