Who has been awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2014?

  1. Kailash Saityarthi
  2. Malala Yosufzai
  3. Jean Tirole
  4. Patrick Modiano
Monis Rasool Professor Asked on 25th May 2015 in Arts.
Add Comment
  • 1 Answer(s)

    Warning: Illegal string offset 'alt_text' in /home/resultwa/public_html/edupil.com/wp-content/themes/edupil155/includes/theme.php on line 742

    Warning: Illegal string offset 'description' in /home/resultwa/public_html/edupil.com/wp-content/themes/edupil155/includes/theme.php on line 743
    Best answer

    Warning: Illegal string offset 'alt_text' in /home/resultwa/public_html/edupil.com/wp-content/themes/edupil155/includes/theme.php on line 742

    Warning: Illegal string offset 'description' in /home/resultwa/public_html/edupil.com/wp-content/themes/edupil155/includes/theme.php on line 743

    Patrick Modiano

    Patrick Modiano (30 July 1945) is a French novelist, and the winner of Austrian State Prize for European Literature in 2012. In 2014 Patrick Modiano win the Nobel Prize in Literature.

    RE: Who has been awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2014?


    Nobel Prize given in the memory of Alfred Nobel, According to his will, On 27 November 1895, Alfred Nobel signed his last will and testament, giving the largest share of his fortune to a series of prizes in Physics, Chemistry, Physiology or Medicine, Literature and Peace. From 1901 to till 2014 the Nobel Prize were awarded in 567 times.

    Nobel Prize

    Nobel Prize Number of Prize Number of Laureates Awarded to one Laureate Shared by two Laureates Shared by three Laureates
    Physics 108 199 47 31 30
    Chemistry 106 169 63 22 21
    Medicine 105 207 38 31 36
    Literature 107 111 103 4
    Peace 95 103+25 64 29 2
    Economic Science 46 75 23 17 6
    Total 567 889 338 134 95

    Years Without Year

    Nobel Prize Years without a Prize
    Physics 1916, 1931, 1934, 1940, 1941, 1942
    Chemistry 1916, 1917, 1919, 1924, 1918, 1921, 1925, 1940, 1941, 1942
    Medicine 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918, 1921, 1925, 1940, 1940, 1941, 1942
    Literature 1914, 1918, 1935, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943
    Peace 1914, 1915, 1916, 1918, 1923, 1924, 1928, 1932, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1948, 1955, 1956, 1966, 1967, 1972

    The Youngest Nobel Laureates

    Name Date of birth Age Category / Year
    Malala Yousafzai 12 July 1997 17 Peace 2014
    Lawrence Bragg 31 March 1890 25 Physics 1915
    Werner Heisenberg 5 December 1901 31 Physics 1932
    Tsung-Dao Lee 24 November 1926 31 Physics 1957
    Carl D. Anderson 3 September 1905 31 Physics 1936
    Paul A.M Dirac 8 August 1902 31 Physics 1933
    Frederick G. Banting 14 November 1891 32 Medicine 1923
    Tawakkol Karman 7 February 1979 32 Peace 2011
    Rundolf Mossbauer 31 January 1929 32 Physics 1961
    Mairead Corrigan 23 May 1925 32 Medicine 1958
    Joshua Lederberg 23 May 1925 33 Medicine 1958
    Betty Williams 22 May 1943 33 Peace 1976
    Rigoberta Menchu Tum 9 January 1959 33 Peace 1992
    Monis Rasool Professor Answered on 25th May 2015.
    Add Comment
  • Your Answer

    By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.