Nobel Prizes are distributed annually in which of the following place?
Stockhom Concert Hall, where the awarding ceremonies for the Nobel Prizes are held annually. Stockholm is the home of the Novel Prizes in physics, chemistry, or medicine and literature. The Nobelmuseet – Nobel Museum – proudly displays a portrait and Prize citation for each laureate, whilst the Stadshuset City Hall holds the Nobel Banquet. Stockholm is the country of Sweden. The city became the venue for the award of the first Nobel Prizes, in the year 1901.
Alferd Bernhard Nobel, who was born in Stockholm on ( 21 October 1833 – 10 December 1896) was the founder of the science of destruction. The Nobel Prize is given after his name. His father was also a scientist. At the time of his death in 1896, he left behind a fabulous sum of 9,000,000 dollars. He left a Will indicating that the interest on this money should be given as prizes to persons for their outstanding contributions to physics, chemistry, medicine, literature and peace. This Prize was named as Nobel Prize.
The first Nobel Prize was given to Roentgen on 10th December 1901 of his outstanding research in X rays. The Prize money was 40,000 dollars. The winners of this prize are treated with great respect all over the world.
Nobel Prizes are awarded by a council called ‘Nobel Foundation of Sweden’. Some of the many outstanding people of the world who have received the Novel Prize are:
George Bernard Shaw
Rabindra Nath Tagore
Sir C. V Raman
The youngest man to receive Nobel Prize was Sir William Lawrence Bragg of England, who received the Nobel Prize for physics when he was 25.