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list of nobel prize winners of india

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The following six Indians have been awarded Nobel Prize in various fields, so far:-
1. Rabindranath Tagore, India’s popular poet and writer was awarded Nobel Prize for Literature in 1913 for his “Geetanjali” a collection of his poems. Bulleted List
2. Chandra Shekar Venkata Raman/Sir C.V.Raman, Indian Scientist was awarded Nobel Prize of Physics in 1930 for his “Raman Effect” related to light.
3. Dr. Hargobind Khorana, India’s Doctorate in Chemistry was awarded Nobel Prize for Medicine in 1968 for his study of the Human Genetic Code and its role in Protein Synthesis.
4. Mother Teresa, a Yogoslavian nun who became an Indian citizen was awarded Nobel Prize for Peace in 1979 for her service through her Charitable Mission “Nirmal Hriday” at Calcutta to people suffering from Leprosy and to those people dying in destitute.
5. Dr.Subramanian Chandrashekar, an Indian Astro-Physicist was awarded Nobel Prize for Physics in 1983 for his theory on white dwarf stars’ limitation known as ‘Chandrasekhar Limit’.
6. Dr.Amatya Sen, an Indian Professor in Economics was awarded Nobel Prize for Economics in 1998 for his work in Economic Theory related to Poverty, Democracy, Development and Social Welfare.

The following Nobel Prize Winners are persons of Indian Origin/Citizens of other countries or the Nobel Prize has been for the works related to India:-

  • Rudyard Kipling, a British Poet has been awarded Nobel Prize for Literature for his works in Literature such as Poems and Short Stories related to India and Burma/ Myanmar.
  • Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul, a British Writer of Indian Origin was awarded Nobel Prize for Literature in 2001.

In the Nobel Prize winners’ list of 2009:-

  • Venkataraman Ramakrishnan, an Indo-American has shared Nobel Prize for Chemistry along with a co-American Thomas Steitz and Ada Yonath of Israel for mapping ribosomes, the protein procucing factories within cells at the atomic level.

 

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Nobel Prize for Literature

CHANDRASHEKAR VENKATA RAMAN  (1930) 
Nobel Prize for Physics

HARGOBIND KHORANA  (1968) 
The Nobel Prize for Medicine

MOTHER TERESA  (1979) 
The Nobel Peace Prize

SUBRAMANIAN CHANDRASHEKAR  (1983) 
The Nobel Prize for Physics

SUBRAMANIAN CHANDRASHEKAR  (1983) 
The Nobel Prize for Physics

VENKATRAMAN RAMAKRISHNAN (2009) 
Nobel Prize for Chemistry

V.S. Naipaul - Nobel Prize for Literature (2001)




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The following six Indians have been awarded Nobel Prize in various fields, so far:-
1. Rabindranath Tagore, India’s popular poet and writer was awarded Nobel Prize for Literature in 1913 for his “Geetanjali” a collection of his poems.


2. Chandra Shekar Venkata Raman/Sir C.V.Raman, Indian Scientist was awarded Nobel Prize of Physics in 1930 for his “Raman Effect” related to light.
3. Dr. Hargobind Khorana, India’s Doctorate in Chemistry was awarded Nobel Prize for Medicine in 1968 for his study of the Human Genetic Code and its role in Protein Synthesis.
4. Mother Teresa, a Yogoslavian nun who became an Indian citizen was awarded Nobel Prize for Peace in 1979 for her service through her Charitable Mission “Nirmal Hriday” at Calcutta to people suffering from Leprosy and to those people dying in destitute.
5. Dr.Subramanian Chandrashekar, an Indian Astro-Physicist was awarded Nobel Prize for Physics in 1983 for his theory on white dwarf stars’ limitation known as ‘Chandrasekhar Limit’.
6. Dr.Amatya Sen, an Indian Professor in Economics was awarded Nobel Prize for Economics in 1998 for his work in Economic Theory related to Poverty, Democracy, Development and Social Welfare.

The following Nobel Prize Winners are persons of Indian Origin/Citizens of other countries or the Nobel Prize has been for the works related to India:-
Rudyard Kipling, a British Poet has been awarded Nobel Prize for Literature for his works in Literature such as Poems and Short Stories related to India and Burma/ Myanmar.
Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul, a British Writer of Indian Origin was awarded Nobel Prize for Literature in 2001.

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B Kishan , added an answer, on 23/10/12
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 rabindranath tagore far literature

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  • seven  indians are prized fro nobel prize. they are

rabindra nath tagore

c.v.raman

hargovind khurana

mother teresa

s.chandrashekhar

amratya sen

venkketraman ramakrishn

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1.Rabindranath Tagore-1913

Rabindranath Tagoreis an Indias popular poet and writer. He was awardedNobel Prizefor Literature in 1913 for his Geetanjali a collection of his poems.


2. Chandra Shekar Venkata Raman/Sir C.V.Raman-1930

Sir.C.V. Raman, an Indian Scientist / Physicistwas awardedNobel Prizeof Physics in 1930 for his Raman Effect related to light.

3. Dr. Hargobind Khorana-1968

Dr. Hargobind Khorana, anIndias Doctorate in Chemistry was awardedNobel Prizefor Medicine in 1968 for his study of the Human Genetic Code and its role in Protein Synthesis.
4. Mother Teresa-1979

Mother Teresa is a Yogoslavian nun who became an Indian citizen. She was awardedNobel Prizefor Peace in 1979, for her service through her Charitable Mission Nirmal Hriday at Calcutta to people suffering from Leprosy and to those people dying in destitute.

5. Dr.Subramanian Chandrashekar-1983
Dr.Subramanian Chandrashekar, an Indian Astro-Physicist was awardedNobel Prizefor Physics in 1983 for his theory on white dwarf stars limitation known as Chandrasekhar Limit. Dr.Subramaniyan is the son of the elder brother of the 'Nobel PrizeWinner'-Sir C.V.Raman.


6. Dr.Amatya Sen-1998

Dr.Amatya Sen, an Indian Professor in Economics was awardedNobel Prizefor Economics in 1998 for his work in Economic Theory related to Poverty, Democracy, Development and Social Welfare.
7. Dr.Venkataraman Ramakrishnan-2009

Dr.Venkataraman Ramakrishnan,an Indo-American has sharedNobel Prizefor Chemistry for the year 2009, along with a co-AmericanThomas Steitz and Ada Yonathof Israel for mapping ribosomes, the protein procucing factories within cells at the atomic level.

8. Mr. Kailash Satyarthi -2014

Mr.Kailash Satyarthi, an Indian Children's rights activist had been awarded the "Nobel PrizeFor Peace" for the year 2014, jointly with Ms.Malala Yousafzai of Pakistan (17 years old Children's rights activist of Pakistan) for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education.



The following is a List ofNobel PrizeWinners of Persons of Indian Origin and the Citizens of other countries or of Persons of other countries whos received theNobel Prizefor their works related to India:

1.Rudyard Kipling-
Rudyard Kipling, a British Poet and Writer. And he has been awardedNobel Prizefor Literature for his works in Literature such as Poems and Short Stories related to India and Burma/ Myanmar.
2.Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul-2001
Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul,a British Writer ofIndian Originwas awardedNobel Prizefor Literature in 2001.
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  1. Venkatraman Ramakrishnan*, Chemistry, 2009
  2. Amartya Sen*, born in British India , Economics, 1998
  3. Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar*, born in British India , Physics, 1983
  4. Mother Teresaborn in Ottoman Empire, now Macedonia, Peace, 1979
  5. Har Gobind Khorana*, born in British India , Physiology or Medicine, 1968
  6. C. V. Raman, Physics, 1930
  7. Rabindranath Tagore, Literature, 1913
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  1. Venkatraman Ramakrishnan *, Chemistry, 2009
  2. Amartya Sen *, Economic Sciences, 1998
  3. Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar *, Physics, 1983
  4. Mother Teresa ,born in Ottoman Empire, now Macedonia, Peace, 1979
  5. Har Gobind Khorana *, Physiology or Medicine, 1968
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who was the first nobel prize winner?

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10 scientists who won noble prize??

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2013Nobel winner list

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GOOGLE- THE ULTIMATE SOLUTION...FIND IT THERE....

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does anyone got nobel prize in 2014

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And now one for glorious addition to the tally:

Social activist Mr. Kailash Satyarthi for peace in 2014, for his outstanding contribution towards welfare of children through his organisation - Bachpan Bachao Aandolan.

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Rabindranath Tagore, CVRaman, Hargobind Khuranna, Mother Teresa, Dr Subramanium Chandrasekhar, Amatya Sen, Venkataraman Ramakrishnan

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Year Laureate Subject Rationale 1913 Rabindranath Tagore Literature Awarded "because of his profoundly sensitive, fresh and beautiful verse, by which, with consummate skill, he has made his poetic thought, expressed in his own English words, a part of the literature of the West. 1930 C. V. Raman Physics "For his work on the scattering of light and for the discovery of the effect named after him. 1979 Mother Teresa
(born in Skopje, Ottoman Empire) Peace "For work undertaken in the struggle to overcome poverty and distress, which also constitutes a threat to peace. 1998 Amartya Sen Economic studies "For his contributions to welfare economics. 2014 Kailash Satyarthi Peace Awarded jointly to Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai – "for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education.
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gandhiji did not get nobel prize?

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Rabindranath Tagore
Sir C.V.Raman
Hargobind Khorana
Mother Teresa
Subramanian Chandrashekar
Amatya Sen-

Venkataraman Ramakrishnan
 Kailash Satyarthi
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ruyard kipling is not an indian
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  Year Laureate Subject Rationale 1913 Rabindranath Tagore Literature Awarded "because of his profoundly sensitive, fresh and beautiful verse, by which, with consummate skill, he has made his poetic thought, expressed in his own English words, a part of the literature of the West." 1930 C. V. Raman Physics "For his work on the scattering of light and for the discovery of the effect named after him." 1979 Mother Teresa
(born in Skopje, Ottoman Empire) Peace "For work undertaken in the struggle to overcome poverty and distress, which also constitutes a threat to peace." 1998 Amartya Sen Economic studies "For his contributions to welfare economics." 2014 Kailash Satyarthi Peace Awarded jointly to Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai – "for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education."           1968 Har Gobind Khorana
(born in Raipur, British India)  United States Physiology or Medicine Awarded along with Robert W. Holley and Marshall W. Nirenberg – "for their interpretation of the genetic code and its function in protein synthesis." 1983   Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar
(born in Lahore, British India)  United States Physics "For his theoretical studies of the physical processes of importance to the structure and evolution of the stars." 2009 Venkatraman Ramakrishnan
(born in Chidambaram, India)  United Kingdom /  United States Chemistry "For studies of the structure and function of the ribosome."   Year Laureate Country Subject Rationale 1902 Ronald Ross
(born in Almora, British India)  United Kingdom Physiology or Medicine "For his work on malaria, by which he has shown how it enters the organism and thereby has laid the foundation for successful research on this disease and methods of combating it." 1907 Rudyard Kipling
(born in Bombay, British India)  United Kingdom Literature "In consideration of the power of observation, originality of imagination, virility of ideas and remarkable talent for narration which characterize the creations of this world-famous author." 1989 14th Dalai Lama
(born in Taktser, Republic of China)  Tibet
(exiled) Peace "In his struggle for the liberation of Tibet [he] consistently has opposed the use of violence. He has instead advocated peaceful solutions based upon tolerance and mutual respect in order to preserve the historical and cultural heritage of his people." 2001 V. S. Naipaul
(born in Chaguanas, Trinidad and Tobago)  United Kingdom Literature "For having united perceptive narrative and incorruptible scrutiny in works that compel us to see the presence of suppressed histories."
 
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Following are 5 individuals who were Indian citizens at the time they were awarded:
  • Rabindranath Tagore 1913 (Literature)
  • C.V. Raman 1930 (Physics)
  • Mother Teresa 1979 (Peace)
  • Amartya Sen 1998 (Economic Studies)
  • Kailash Satyarthi 2014 (Peace)
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Year Laureate Subject Rationale 1913 Rabindranath Tagore Literature Awarded "because of his profoundly sensitive, fresh and beautiful verse, by which, with consummate skill, he has made his poetic thought, expressed in his own English words, a part of the literature of the West."[11] 1930 C. V. Raman Physics "For his work on the scattering of light and for the discovery of the effect named after him."[12] 1979 Mother Teresa
(born in Skopje,Ottoman Empire) Peace "For work undertaken in the struggle to overcome poverty and distress, which also constitutes a threat to peace."[13] 1998 Amartya Sen Economic studies "For his contributions to welfare economics."[14] 2014 Kailash Satyarthi Peace Awarded jointly to Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai – "for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education."[15]
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Year Laureate Subject Rationale 1913 Rabindranath Tagore Literature Awarded "because of his profoundly sensitive, fresh and beautiful verse, by which, with consummate skill, he has made his poetic thought, expressed in his own English words, a part of the literature of the West."[11] 1930 C. V. Raman Physics "For his work on the scattering of light and for the discovery of the effect named after him."[12] 1979 Mother Teresa
(born in Skopje,Ottoman Empire) Peace "For work undertaken in the struggle to overcome poverty and distress, which also constitutes a threat to peace."[13] 1998 Amartya Sen Economic studies "For his contributions to welfare economics."[14] 2014 Kailash Satyarthi Peace Awarded jointly to Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai – "for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education."[15]
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  Year Laureate Subject Rationale 1913 Rabindranath Tagore Literature Awarded "because of his profoundly sensitive, fresh and beautiful verse, by which, with consummate skill, he has made his poetic thought, expressed in his own English words, a part of the literature of the West." 1930 C. V. Raman Physics "For his work on the scattering of light and for the discovery of the effect named after him." 1979 Mother Teresa
(born in Skopje, Ottoman Empire) Peace "For work undertaken in the struggle to overcome poverty and distress, which also constitutes a threat to peace." 1998 Amartya Sen Economic studies "For his contributions to welfare economics." 2014 Kailash Satyarthi Peace Awarded jointly to Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai – "for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education."           1968 Har Gobind Khorana
(born in Raipur, British India)  United States Physiology or Medicine Awarded along with Robert W. Holley and Marshall W. Nirenberg – "for their interpretation of the genetic code and its function in protein synthesis." 1983   Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar
(born in Lahore, British India)  United States Physics "For his theoretical studies of the physical processes of importance to the structure and evolution of the stars." 2009 Venkatraman Ramakrishnan
(born in Chidambaram, India)  United Kingdom /  United States Chemistry "For studies of the structure and function of the ribosome."   Year Laureate Country Subject Rationale 1902 Ronald Ross
(born in Almora, British India)  United Kingdom Physiology or Medicine "For his work on malaria, by which he has shown how it enters the organism and thereby has laid the foundation for successful research on this disease and methods of combating it." 1907 Rudyard Kipling
(born in Bombay, British India)  United Kingdom Literature "In consideration of the power of observation, originality of imagination, virility of ideas and remarkable talent for narration which characterize the creations of this world-famous author." 1989 14th Dalai Lama
(born in Taktser, Republic of China)  Tibet
(exiled) Peace "In his struggle for the liberation of Tibet [he] consistently has opposed the use of violence. He has instead advocated peaceful solutions based upon tolerance and mutual respect in order to preserve the historical and cultural heritage of his people." 2001 V. S. Naipaul
(born in Chaguanas, Trinidad and Tobago)  United Kingdom Literature "For having united perceptive narrative and incorruptible scrutiny in works that compel us to see the presence of suppressed histories."
 
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  Year Laureate Subject Rationale 1913 Rabindranath Tagore Literature Awarded "because of his profoundly sensitive, fresh and beautiful verse, by which, with consummate skill, he has made his poetic thought, expressed in his own English words, a part of the literature of the West." 1930 C. V. Raman Physics "For his work on the scattering of light and for the discovery of the effect named after him." 1979 Mother Teresa
(born in Skopje, Ottoman Empire) Peace "For work undertaken in the struggle to overcome poverty and distress, which also constitutes a threat to peace." 1998 Amartya Sen Economic studies "For his contributions to welfare economics." 2014 Kailash Satyarthi Peace Awarded jointly to Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai – "for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education."           1968 Har Gobind Khorana
(born in Raipur, British India)  United States Physiology or Medicine Awarded along with Robert W. Holley and Marshall W. Nirenberg – "for their interpretation of the genetic code and its function in protein synthesis." 1983   Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar
(born in Lahore, British India)  United States Physics "For his theoretical studies of the physical processes of importance to the structure and evolution of the stars." 2009 Venkatraman Ramakrishnan
(born in Chidambaram, India)  United Kingdom /  United States Chemistry "For studies of the structure and function of the ribosome."   Year Laureate Country Subject Rationale 1902 Ronald Ross
(born in Almora, British India)  United Kingdom Physiology or Medicine "For his work on malaria, by which he has shown how it enters the organism and thereby has laid the foundation for successful research on this disease and methods of combating it." 1907 Rudyard Kipling
(born in Bombay, British India)  United Kingdom Literature "In consideration of the power of observation, originality of imagination, virility of ideas and remarkable talent for narration which characterize the creations of this world-famous author." 1989 14th Dalai Lama
(born in Taktser, Republic of China)  Tibet
(exiled) Peace "In his struggle for the liberation of Tibet [he] consistently has opposed the use of violence. He has instead advocated peaceful solutions based upon tolerance and mutual respect in order to preserve the historical and cultural heritage of his people." 2001 V. S. Naipaul
(born in Chaguanas, Trinidad and Tobago)  United Kingdom Literature "For having united perceptive narrative and incorruptible scrutiny in works that compel us to see the presence of suppressed histories."
 
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Year Laureate Subject Rationale 1913 Rabindranath Tagore Literature Awarded "because of his profoundly sensitive, fresh and beautiful verse, by which, with consummate skill, he has made his poetic thought, expressed in his own English words, a part of the literature of the West."[11] 1930 C. V. Raman Physics "For his work on the scattering of light and for the discovery of the effect named after him."[12] 1979 Mother Teresa
(born in Skopje,Ottoman Empire) Peace "For work undertaken in the struggle to overcome poverty and distress, which also constitutes a threat to peace."[13] 1998 Amartya Sen Economic studies "For his contributions to welfare economics."[14] 2014 Kailash Satyarthi Peace Awarded jointly to Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai – "for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education."[15]
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Year Laureate Subject Rationale 1913 Rabindranath Tagore Literature Awarded "because of his profoundly sensitive, fresh and beautiful verse, by which, with consummate skill, he has made his poetic thought, expressed in his own English words, a part of the literature of the West."[11] 1930 C. V. Raman Physics "For his work on the scattering of light and for the discovery of the effect named after him."[12] 1979 Mother Teresa
(born in Skopje,Ottoman Empire) Peace "For work undertaken in the struggle to overcome poverty and distress, which also constitutes a threat to peace."[13] 1998 Amartya Sen Economic studies "For his contributions to welfare economics."[14] 2014 Kailash Satyarthi Peace Awarded jointly to Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai – "for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education."[15]
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1913 Rabindranath Tagore Literature Awarded "because of his profoundly sensitive, fresh and beautiful verse, by which, with consummate skill, he has made his poetic thought, expressed in his own English words, a part of the literature of the West."[11] 1930 C. V. Raman Physics "For his work on the scattering of light and for the discovery of the effect named after him."[12] 1979 Mother Teresa
(born in Skopje,Ottoman Empire) Peace "For work undertaken in the struggle to overcome poverty and distress, which also constitutes a threat to peace."[13] 1998 Amartya Sen Economic studies "For his contributions to welfare economics."[14] 2014 Kailash Satyarthi Peace Awarded jointly to Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai – "for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education."[15] Overseas citizens of Indian origin[edit]

The following are Nobel laureates born in British India or who are of Indian origin but subsequently non-citizens of India; however, they are still often included in lists of Indian Nobel laureates.

Year Laureate Country Subject Rationale 1968 Har Gobind Khorana
(born in Raipur,British India)  United States Physiology or Medicine Awarded along with Robert W. Holley and Marshall W. Nirenberg – "for their interpretation of the genetic code and its function in protein synthesis."[16] 1983   Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar
(born in Lahore,British India)  United States Physics "For his theoretical studies of the physical processes of importance to the structure and evolution of the stars."[17] 2009 Venkatraman Ramakrishnan
(born inChidambaram,India)  United Kingdom /  United States Chemistry "For studies of the structure and function of the ribosome."[18] Other[edit]

The following are Nobel laureates with Indian linkages – those foreigners who were born in India, those who are of Indian ancestry and those who were residents in India when they became recipients of the Nobel Prize.

Year Laureate Country Subject Rationale 1902 Ronald Ross
(born in Almora,British India)  United Kingdom Physiology or Medicine "For his work on malaria, by which he has shown how it enters the organism and thereby has laid the foundation for successful research on this disease and methods of combating it."[19] 1907 Rudyard Kipling
(born in Bombay,British India)  United Kingdom Literature "In consideration of the power of observation, originality of imagination, virility of ideas and remarkable talent for narration which characterize the creations of this world-famous author."[20] 1989 14th Dalai Lama
(born in Taktser,Republic of China)  Tibet
(exiled) Peace "In his struggle for the liberation of Tibet [he] consistently has opposed the use of violence. He has instead advocated peaceful solutions based upon tolerance and mutual respect in order to preserve the historical and cultural heritage of his people."[21] 2001 V. S. Naipaul
(born in Chaguanas,Trinidad and Tobago)  United Kingdom Literature "For having united perceptive narrative and incorruptible scrutiny in works that compel us to see the presence of suppressed histories."[22]
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Year Laureate Subject Rationale 1913 Rabindranath Tagore Literature Awarded "because of his profoundly sensitive, fresh and beautiful verse, by which, with consummate skill, he has made his poetic thought, expressed in his own English words, a part of the literature of the West."[11] 1930 C. V. Raman Physics "For his work on the scattering of light and for the discovery of the effect named after him."[12] 1979 Mother Teresa
(born in Skopje,Ottoman Empire) Peace "For work undertaken in the struggle to overcome poverty and distress, which also constitutes a threat to peace."[13] 1998 Amartya Sen Economic studies "For his contributions to welfare economics."[14] 2014 Kailash Satyarthi Peace Awarded jointly to Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai – "for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education."[15]
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Year Laureate Subject Rationale 1913 Rabindranath Tagore Literature Awarded "because of his profoundly sensitive, fresh and beautiful verse, by which, with consummate skill, he has made his poetic thought, expressed in his own English words, a part of the literature of the West."[11] 1930 C. V. Raman Physics "For his work on the scattering of light and for the discovery of the effect named after him."[12] 1979 Mother Teresa
(born in Skopje,Ottoman Empire) Peace "For work undertaken in the struggle to overcome poverty and distress, which also constitutes a threat to peace."[13] 1998 Amartya Sen Economic studies "For his contributions to welfare economics."[14] 2014 Kailash Satyarthi Peace Awarded jointly to Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai – "for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education."[15]
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  Year Laureate Subject Rationale 1913 Rabindranath Tagore Literature Awarded "because of his profoundly sensitive, fresh and beautiful verse, by which, with consummate skill, he has made his poetic thought, expressed in his own English words, a part of the literature of the West." 1930 C. V. Raman Physics "For his work on the scattering of light and for the discovery of the effect named after him." 1979 Mother Teresa
(born in Skopje, Ottoman Empire) Peace "For work undertaken in the struggle to overcome poverty and distress, which also constitutes a threat to peace." 1998 Amartya Sen Economic studies "For his contributions to welfare economics." 2014 Kailash Satyarthi Peace Awarded jointly to Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai – "for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education."           1968 Har Gobind Khorana
(born in Raipur, British India)  United States Physiology or Medicine Awarded along with Robert W. Holley and Marshall W. Nirenberg – "for their interpretation of the genetic code and its function in protein synthesis." 1983   Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar
(born in Lahore, British India)  United States Physics "For his theoretical studies of the physical processes of importance to the structure and evolution of the stars." 2009 Venkatraman Ramakrishnan
(born in Chidambaram, India)  United Kingdom /  United States Chemistry "For studies of the structure and function of the ribosome."   Year Laureate Country Subject Rationale 1902 Ronald Ross
(born in Almora, British India)  United Kingdom Physiology or Medicine "For his work on malaria, by which he has shown how it enters the organism and thereby has laid the foundation for successful research on this disease and methods of combating it." 1907 Rudyard Kipling
(born in Bombay, British India)  United Kingdom Literature "In consideration of the power of observation, originality of imagination, virility of ideas and remarkable talent for narration which characterize the creations of this world-famous author." 1989 14th Dalai Lama
(born in Taktser, Republic of China)  Tibet
(exiled) Peace "In his struggle for the liberation of Tibet [he] consistently has opposed the use of violence. He has instead advocated peaceful solutions based upon tolerance and mutual respect in order to preserve the historical and cultural heritage of his people." 2001 V. S. Naipaul
(born in Chaguanas, Trinidad and Tobago)  United Kingdom Literature "For having united perceptive narrative and incorruptible scrutiny in works that compel us to see the presence of suppressed histories."
 
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1st nobel prize winner in india
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The following Seven Indians have been awarded Nobel Prize in various fields, so far:-

1. Rabindranath Tagore-1913

Rabindranath Tagore is an India’s popular poet and writer. He was awarded Nobel Prize for Literature in 1913 for his “Geetanjali” a collection of his poems.

2. Chandra Shekar Venkata Raman/Sir C.V.Raman-1930

Sir.C.V. Raman, an Indian Scientist / Physicist was awarded Nobel Prize of Physics in 1930 for his “Raman Effect” related to light.

3. Dr. Hargobind Khorana-1968

Dr. Hargobind Khorana, an  India’s Doctorate in Chemistry was awarded Nobel Prize for Medicine in 1968 for his study of the Human Genetic Code and its role in Protein Synthesis.

4. Mother Teresa-1979

Mother Teresa is a Yogoslavian nun who became an Indian citizen. She was awarded Nobel Prize for Peace in 1979,  for her service through her Charitable Mission “Nirmal Hriday” at Calcutta to people suffering from Leprosy and to those people dying in destitute.

5. Dr.Subramanian Chandrashekar-1983

Dr.Subramanian Chandrashekar, an Indian Astro-Physicist was awarded Nobel Prize for Physics in 1983 for his theory on white dwarf stars’ limitation known as ‘Chandrasekhar Limit’. Dr.Subramaniyan is the son of the elder brother of the ‘Nobel Prize Winner’-Sir C.V.Raman.

6. Dr.Amatya Sen-1998

Dr.Amatya Sen, an Indian Professor in Economics was awarded Nobel Prize for Economics in 1998 for his work in Economic Theory related to Poverty, Democracy, Development and Social Welfare.

7. Dr.Venkataraman Ramakrishnan-2009

Dr.Venkataraman Ramakrishnan, an Indo-American has shared Nobel Prize for Chemistry for the year 2009, along with a co-American Thomas Steitz and Ada Yonath of Israel for mapping ribosomes, the protein procucing factories within cells at the atomic level.

8.  Mr. Kailash Satyarthi -2014

Mr.Kailash Satyarthi, an Indian Children’s rights activist had been awarded the “Nobel Prize For Peace” for the year 2014, jointly with Ms.Malala Yousafzai of Pakistan (17 years old Children’s rights activist of Pakistan)  for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education.

 
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M.kirithika , added an answer, on 12/12/14
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  Year Laureate Subject Rationale 1913 Rabindranath Tagore Literature Awarded "because of his profoundly sensitive, fresh and beautiful verse, by which, with consummate skill, he has made his poetic thought, expressed in his own English words, a part of the literature of the West." 1930 C. V. Raman Physics "For his work on the scattering of light and for the discovery of the effect named after him." 1979 Mother Teresa
(born in Skopje, Ottoman Empire) Peace "For work undertaken in the struggle to overcome poverty and distress, which also constitutes a threat to peace." 1998 Amartya Sen Economic studies "For his contributions to welfare economics." 2014 Kailash Satyarthi Peace Awarded jointly to Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai – "for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education."           1968 Har Gobind Khorana
(born in Raipur, British India)  United States Physiology or Medicine Awarded along with Robert W. Holley and Marshall W. Nirenberg – "for their interpretation of the genetic code and its function in protein synthesis." 1983   Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar
(born in Lahore, British India)  United States Physics "For his theoretical studies of the physical processes of importance to the structure and evolution of the stars." 2009 Venkatraman Ramakrishnan
(born in Chidambaram, India)  United Kingdom /  United States Chemistry "For studies of the structure and function of the ribosome."   Year Laureate Country Subject Rationale 1902 Ronald Ross
(born in Almora, British India)  United Kingdom Physiology or Medicine "For his work on malaria, by which he has shown how it enters the organism and thereby has laid the foundation for successful research on this disease and methods of combating it." 1907 Rudyard Kipling
(born in Bombay, British India)  United Kingdom Literature "In consideration of the power of observation, originality of imagination, virility of ideas and remarkable talent for narration which characterize the creations of this world-famous author." 1989 14th Dalai Lama
(born in Taktser, Republic of China)  Tibet
(exiled) Peace "In his struggle for the liberation of Tibet [he] consistently has opposed the use of violence. He has instead advocated peaceful solutions based upon tolerance and mutual respect in order to preserve the historical and cultural heritage of his people." 2001 V. S. Naipaul
(born in Chaguanas, Trinidad and Tobago)  United Kingdom Literature "For having united perceptive narrative and incorruptible scrutiny in works that compel us to see the presence of suppressed histories."
 
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Year   Laureate Subject Rationale 1913 Rabindranath Tagore Literature Awarded "because of his profoundly sensitive, fresh and beautiful verse, by which, with consummate skill, he has made his poetic thought, expressed in his own English words, a part of the literature of the West." 1930 C. V. Raman Physics "For his work on the scattering of light and for the discovery of the effect named after him." 1979 Mother Teresa
(born in Skopje, Ottoman Empire) Peace "For work undertaken in the struggle to overcome poverty and distress, which also constitutes a threat to peace." 1998 Amartya Sen Economic studies "For his contributions to welfare economics." 2014 Kailash Satyarthi Peace Awarded jointly to Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai – "for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education."           1968 Har Gobind Khorana
(born in Raipur, British India)  United States Physiology or Medicine Awarded along with Robert W. Holley and Marshall W. Nirenberg – "for their interpretation of the genetic code and its function in protein synthesis." 1983   Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar
(born in Lahore, British India)  United States Physics "For his theoretical studies of the physical processes of importance to the structure and evolution of the stars." 2009 Venkatraman Ramakrishnan
(born in Chidambaram, India)  United Kingdom /  United States Chemistry "For studies of the structure and function of the ribosome."   Year Laureate Country Subject Rationale 1902 Ronald Ross
(born in Almora, British India)  United Kingdom Physiology or Medicine "For his work on malaria, by which he has shown how it enters the organism and thereby has laid the foundation for successful research on this disease and methods of combating it." 1907 Rudyard Kipling
(born in Bombay, British India)  United Kingdom Literature "In consideration of the power of observation, originality of imagination, virility of ideas and remarkable talent for narration which characterize the creations of this world-famous author." 1989 14th Dalai Lama
(born in Taktser, Republic of China)  Tibet
(exiled) Peace "In his struggle for the liberation of Tibet [he] consistently has opposed the use of violence. He has instead advocated peaceful solutions based upon tolerance and mutual respect in order to preserve the historical and cultural heritage of his people." 2001 V. S. Naipaul
(born in Chaguanas, Trinidad and Tobago)  United Kingdom Literature "For having united perceptive narrative and incorruptible scrutiny in works that compel us to see the presence of suppressed histories."
 
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Year   Laureate Subject Rationale 1913 Rabindranath Tagore Literature Awarded "because of his profoundly sensitive, fresh and beautiful verse, by which, with consummate skill, he has made his poetic thought, expressed in his own English words, a part of the literature of the West." 1930 C. V. Raman Physics "For his work on the scattering of light and for the discovery of the effect named after him." 1979 Mother Teresa
(born in Skopje, Ottoman Empire) Peace "For work undertaken in the struggle to overcome poverty and distress, which also constitutes a threat to peace." 1998 Amartya Sen Economic studies "For his contributions to welfare economics." 2014 Kailash Satyarthi Peace Awarded jointly to Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai – "for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education."           1968 Har Gobind Khorana
(born in Raipur, British India)  United States Physiology or Medicine Awarded along with Robert W. Holley and Marshall W. Nirenberg – "for their interpretation of the genetic code and its function in protein synthesis." 1983   Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar
(born in Lahore, British India)  United States Physics "For his theoretical studies of the physical processes of importance to the structure and evolution of the stars." 2009 Venkatraman Ramakrishnan
(born in Chidambaram, India)  United Kingdom /  United States Chemistry "For studies of the structure and function of the ribosome."   Year Laureate Country Subject Rationale 1902 Ronald Ross
(born in Almora, British India)  United Kingdom Physiology or Medicine "For his work on malaria, by which he has shown how it enters the organism and thereby has laid the foundation for successful research on this disease and methods of combating it." 1907 Rudyard Kipling
(born in Bombay, British India)  United Kingdom Literature "In consideration of the power of observation, originality of imagination, virility of ideas and remarkable talent for narration which characterize the creations of this world-famous author." 1989 14th Dalai Lama
(born in Taktser, Republic of China)  Tibet
(exiled) Peace "In his struggle for the liberation of Tibet [he] consistently has opposed the use of violence. He has instead advocated peaceful solutions based upon tolerance and mutual respect in order to preserve the historical and cultural heritage of his people." 2001 V. S. Naipaul
(born in Chaguanas, Trinidad and Tobago)  United Kingdom Literature "For having united perceptive narrative and incorruptible scrutiny in works that compel us to see the presence of suppressed histories."
 
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*RABINDRANATH TAGORE FOR LITERATURE.
*AMARTYA SEN FOR ECONOMIC STUDIES.
*MOTHER TERESA FOR PEACE.
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