Alfred Nobel

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Swedish chemist remembered for his invention of dynamite and for the bequest that created the Nobel prizes (1833-1896)

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The Nobel Foundation is a private institution established in 1900 based on the will of Alfred Nobel.
When we talk about the Nobel Prize, he said, we need to start by understanding the founder of the prize, Alfred Nobel.
The economics award was not among the original prizes created in 1895 by Swedish industrialist Alfred Nobel to honor work in physics, medicine, chemistry, literature and peace, but was added by the Swedish central bank in 1969 in memory of the industrialist.
Alfred Nobel was originally known for inventing what?
In the opened letter penned by Archbishop Tutu, along with Northern Irelands' Mairead Maguire and Argentina's Adolfo Perez Esquivel, said that the "EU is clearly not 'the champion of peace' that Alfred Nobel had in mind when he wrote his will.
From the dynamite, one of the most famous inventions of Alfred Nobel, to the pacemaker, developed by Rune Elmqvist, the exhibition also showcases the many contributions of Sweden to the world.
The economics prize is not technically a Nobel prize since it was created in 1968 by Sweden's central bank in honor or Alfred Nobel, the industrialist who created and funded the original five Nobel prizes (medicine, physics, chemistry, literature and peace).
The Nobel Prizes were founded by Alfred Nobel (1833-1896), the Swedish inventor of dynamite.
Claes Nobel, a family member of the prize's namesake Alfred Nobel, will also make an appearance.
AIDAN O'Brien's Power made an eyecatching winning debut in the Alfred Nobel EBF Maiden at the Curragh.
The Zayed Future Energy Prize has the potential to do for clean energy what Alfred Nobel did for science and peace.
In this expansion of his lecture on "More than a century of Nobel Prizes" published in the Journal of the American Philosophical Society, 2002, Norrby (Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences), provides biographical background on prize namesake Alfred Nobel and shares his experience being involved in the highly secretive selection process.
1833: Alfred Nobel, inventor of dynamite and founder of the Nobel Prizes, was born in Stockholm.
It is an extraordinary run of success from the Ballydoyle trainer, who scored last season with Alfred Nobel and who relies upon Samuel Morse tomorrow.
Australian import Starspangledbanner was fifth in the same York race on his first start for Aidan O'Brien and is one of two entries for Ballydoyle along with Alfred Nobel.