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The first Nobel prize was awarded in which year ?

1895
1901
1925
1935

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In 1901, the Nobel prizes were awarded in the category of Physics, Chemistry, Physiology or Medicine, Literature, and Peace. Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen won the Nobel prize in Physics, Jacobus Henricus van 't Hoff won the Nobel prize in chemistry, Emil Adolf von Behring won the Nobel prize in Physiology, Sully Prudhomme won the Nobel prize in Literature and Jean Henry Dunant on the Nobel prize in peace.

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Who is the first woman to receive any Nobel Prize ?

Herta Müller
Koichi Tanaka
Günter Grass
Marie Curie

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Born on 7 November 1867, Marie Curie received the Nobel Prize in Physics in the year 1903. She also became the first person to won the two Nobel Prizes, the second one was awarded in Chemistry, given in 1911. She conducted pioneering research on radioactivity theory.

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In which year, the Nobel Peace Prize was not awarded ?

1928
1938
1948
1958

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In 1948, the Nobel Peace Prize was not awarded. It was due to the Mahatma Gandhi's assassination earlier that year. The prize was left unassigned in his honor.

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Who was unable to receive the Nobel Peace Prize in 2010 as he was sentenced at that time ?

Andre Geim
Konstantin Novoselov
Mario Vargas Llosa
Liu Xiaobo

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Liu Xiaobo was sentenced to imprisonment for 11 years by the Chinese authorities. Born on 28 December 1955, he is the human rights activist.

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Who won the first Nobel prize in chemistry ?

Jean-Paul Sartre
Jacobus Henricus
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
Leonid Hurwicz

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Born on 30 August 1852, Jacobus Henricus won the first nobel prize in chemistry due to his work on chemical equilibrium, chemical kinetics, osmotic pressure, and stereochemistry.

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Who won the first Nobel prize in Physiology ?

Brian P. Schmidt
Christopher A. Sims
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
Emil Adolf

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Born on 15 March 1854, Emil Adolf von Behring was the first winner of nobel prize in Physiology in 1901. He is best known for Diphtheria antitoxin or serum.

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Which family has received the most Nobel prizes ?

Schmidt family
Curie family
Sirleaf family
Sartre family

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The family has received 5 Nobel prizes so far. Marie Curie in physics for 1903 and in chemistry for 1911, Pierre Curie in physics for 1903(Shared with Marie), Irène Curie in Chemistry for 1935, Frédéric Curie in chemistry for 1935(shared with Irène Curie), Henry Labouisse in Peace for 1965

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The Nobel Prizes were established in which year ?

1875
1895
1901
1935

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The will of the Swedish chemist Alfred Nobel, the inventor of dynamite, established the prizes in 1895. The prizes in Physics, Chemistry, Physiology or Medicine, Literature, and Peace were first awarded in 1901.

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Who presents the Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine ?

Swedish Organisation
Norwegian Nobel Committee
Nobel committees
The Nobel Assembly

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How many people can share a Nobel prize ?

Not more than 1
Not more than 2
Not more than 3
Not more than 4

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A maximum of 3 people can share a Nobel prize.

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