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Six Quite Interesting Facts About The Nobel Prize For Literature →

The 2013 Nobel Prize for Literature will be announced later today, 10 October 2013. The Nobel Prize in Literature has been Awarded to 109 Nobel Laureates since 1901

Alfred Nobel’s library consisted of a rich and broad selection of literature in different languages. During the last years of his life, he tried his hand as an author and began writing fiction. 

Did You Know?

105 Nobel Prizes in Literature have been awarded from 1901 to 2012.
12 women have been awarded the Literature Prize so far.
4 Literature Prizes have been divided between two persons.
42 years was the age of the youngest Literature Laureate ever, Rudyard Kipling, best known for The Jungle Book.
88 years was the age of the oldest Literature Laureate ever, Doris Lessing, when she was awarded the Prize in 2007.
64 is the average age of the Nobel Laureates in Literature the year they were awarded the prize.

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Boris Pasternak was born 10 February 1890 in Moscow, Russian Empire. Pasternak was a poet and writer most famous for Doctor Zhivago. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature.
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Boris Pasternak was born 10 February 1890 in Moscow, Russian Empire. Pasternak was a poet and writer most famous for Doctor Zhivago. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature.
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