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18 Nov 2015 12:18

Who be the first women to win a Nobel prize award and for what merits ?

Edited by Ssandra5 / 1 May 2016 14:28
18 Nov 2015 17:04

Dont know sister

18 Nov 2015 17:25

I don't know

18 Nov 2015 17:46

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Who be the first women to win a Nobel prize award and for what merits ?

Marie Curie, the first women to win a Nobel prize.
Marie curie who won the Nobel prize in physics in 1903 with her husband Pierre curie and Henri becquerel Curie is also the only woman to have won multiple Nobel prizes in 1911 she won the Nobel prize in chemistry.

18 Nov 2015 18:05

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Who be the first women to win a Nobel prize award and for what merits ?

Marie Curie, the first women to win a Nobel prize.
Marie curie who won the Nobel prize in physics in 1903 with her husband Pierre curie and Henri becquerel Curie is also the only woman to have won multiple Nobel prizes in 1911 she won the Nobel prize in chemistry.

18 Nov 2015 18:58
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18 Nov 2015 19:07

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Who be the first women to win a Nobel prize award and for what merits ?

Marie Curie, the first women to win a Nobel prize.
Marie curie who won the Nobel prize in physics in 1903 with her husband Pierre curie and Henri becquerel Curie is also the only woman to have won multiple Nobel prizes in 1911 she won the Nobel prize in chemistry.

SIR, u really right

18 Nov 2015 19:32

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Who be the first women to win a Nobel prize award and for what merits ?


Nobel Prize Awarded
Women
The Nobel Prize and Prize in Economic Sciences have
been awarded to women 49 times between 1901 and
2015. Only one woman, Marie Curie, has been honoured
twice, with the 1903 Nobel Prize in Physics and the 1911
Nobel Prize in Chemistry. This means that 48 women in
total have been awarded the Nobel Prize between 1901
and 2015.
Nobel Prize awarded women 1901-2015.
The Nobel Prize in Physics
The Nobel Prize in Physics 1963
Maria Goeppert Mayer
"for their discoveries concerning nuclear shell structure"
The Nobel Prize in Physics 1903
Marie Curie, née Sklodowska
"in recognition of the extraordinary services they have
rendered by their joint researches on the radiation
phenomena discovered by Professor Henri Becquerel"
The Nobel Prize in Chemistry
The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2009
Ada E. Yonath
"for studies of the structure and function of the
ribosome"
The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1964
Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin
"for her determinations by X-ray techniques of the
structures of important biochemical substances"
The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1935
Irène Joliot-Curie
"in recognition of their synthesis of new radioactive
elements"
The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1911
Marie Curie, née Sklodowska
"in recognition of her services to the advancement of
chemistry by the discovery of the elements radium and
polonium, by the isolation of radium and the study of
the nature and compounds of this remarkable element"
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or
Medicine
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2015
Youyou Tu
"for her discoveries concerning a novel therapy against
Malaria"
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2014
May-Britt Moser
"for their discoveries of cells that constitute a
positioning system in the brain"
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2009
Elizabeth H. Blackburn
"for the discovery of how chromosomes are protected
by telomeres and the enzyme telomerase"
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2009
Carol W. Greider
"for the discovery of how chromosomes are protected
by telomeres and the enzyme telomerase"
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2008
Françoise Barré-Sinoussi
"for their discovery of human immunodeficiency virus"
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2004
Linda B. Buck
"for their discoveries of odorant receptors and the
organization of the olfactory system"
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1995
Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard
"for their discoveries concerning the genetic control of
early embryonic development"
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1988
Gertrude B. Elion
"for their discoveries of important principles for drug
treatment"
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1986
Rita Levi-Montalcini
"for their discoveries of growth factors"
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1983
Barbara McClintock
"for her discovery of mobile genetic elements"
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1977
Rosalyn Yalow
"for the development of radioimmunoassays of peptide
hormones"
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1947
Gerty Theresa Cori, née Radnitz
"for their discovery of the course of the catalytic
conversion of glycogen"
The Nobel Prize in Literature
The Nobel Prize in Literature 2015
Svetlana Alexievich
"for her polyphonic writings, a monument to suffering
and courage in our time"
The Nobel Prize in Literature 2013
Alice Munro
"master of the contemporary short story"
The Nobel Prize in Literature 2009
Herta Müller
"who, with the concentration of poetry and the frankness
of prose, depicts the landscape of the dispossessed"
The Nobel Prize in Literature 2007
Doris Lessing
"that epicist of the female experience, who with
scepticism, fire and visionary power has subjected a
divided civilisation to scrutiny"
The Nobel Prize in Literature 2004
Elfriede Jelinek
"for her musical flow of voices and counter-voices in
novels and plays that with extraordinary linguistic zeal
reveal the absurdity of society's clichés and their
subjugating power"
The Nobel Prize in Literature 1996
Wislawa Szymborska
"for poetry that with ironic precision allows the historical
and biological context to come to light in fragments of
human reality"
The Nobel Prize in Literature 1993
Toni Morrison
"who in novels characterized by visionary force and
poetic import, gives life to an essential aspect of
American reality"
The Nobel Prize in Literature 1991
Nadine Gordimer
"who through her magnificent epic writing has - in the
words of Alfred Nobel - been of very great benefit to
humanity"
The Nobel Prize in Literature 1966
Nelly Sachs
"for her outstanding lyrical and dramatic writing, which
interprets Israel's destiny with touching strength"
The Nobel Prize in Literature 1945
Gabriela Mistral
"for her lyric poetry which, inspired by powerful
emotions, has made her name a symbol of the idealistic
aspirations of the entire Latin American world"
The Nobel Prize in Literature 1938
Pearl Buck
"for her rich and truly epic descriptions of peasant life in
China and for her biographical masterpieces"
The Nobel Prize in Literature 1928
Sigrid Undset
"principally for her powerful descriptions of Northern life
during the Middle Ages"
The Nobel Prize in Literature 1926
Grazia Deledda
"for her idealistically inspired writings which with plastic
clarity picture the life on her native island and with
depth and sympathy deal with human problems in
general"
The Nobel Prize in Literature 1909
Selma Ottilia Lovisa Lagerlöf
"in appreciation of the lofty idealism, vivid imagination
and spiritual perception that characterize her writings"
The Nobel Peace Prize
The Nobel Peace Prize 2014
Malala Yousafzai
"for their struggle against the suppression of children
and young people and for the right of all children to
education"
The Nobel Peace Prize 2011
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
"for their non-violent struggle for the safety of women
and for women's rights to full participation in peace-
building work"
The Nobel Peace Prize 2011
Leymah Gbowee
"for their non-violent struggle for the safety of women
and for women's rights to full participation in peace-
building work"
The Nobel Peace Prize 2011
Tawakkol Karman
"for their non-violent struggle for the safety of women
and for women's rights to full participation in peace-
building work"
The Nobel Peace Prize 2004
Wangari Muta Maathai
"for her contribution to sustainable development,
democracy and peace"
The Nobel Peace Prize 2003
Shirin Ebadi
"for her efforts for democracy and human rights. She
has focused especially on the struggle for the rights of
women and children"
The Nobel Peace Prize 1997
Jody Williams
"for their work for the banning and clearing of anti-
personnel mines"
The Nobel Peace Prize 1992
Rigoberta Menchú Tum
"in recognition of her work for social justice and ethno-
cultural reconciliation based on respect for the rights of
indigenous peoples"
The Nobel Peace Prize 1991
Aung San Suu Kyi
"for her non-violent struggle for democracy and human
rights"
The Nobel Peace Prize 1982
Alva Myrdal
The Nobel Peace Prize 1979
Mother Teresa
The Nobel Peace Prize 1976
Betty Williams
The Nobel Peace Prize 1976
Mairead Corrigan
The Nobel Peace Prize 1946
Emily Greene Balch
The Nobel Peace Prize 1931
Jane Addams
The Nobel Peace Prize 1905
Baroness Bertha Sophie Felicita von Suttner, née
Countess Kinsky von Chinic und Tettau
The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in
Economic Sciences in Memory of
Alfred Nobel
The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in
Memory of Alfred Nobel 2009
Elinor Ostrom
"for her analysis of economic governance, especially the
commons"
Nobel Prize Awarded Women
1901-2014
To cite this page
MLA style: "Nobel Prize Awarded Women".
Nobelprize.org. Nobel Media AB 2014. Web. 18 Nov
2015. <http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/lists/
women.html>
Recommended:
May-Britt Moser, Nobel Laureate in Physiology or
Medicine 2014, after receiving the news about the
Nobel Prize.
Photo: Nancy Bazilchuk, NTNU Communication
Div.
Elizabeth Blackburn, Nobel Laureate in Physiology
or Medicine 2009, in her lab at the University of
California, San Francisco.
Copyright © University of California, San Francisco
2009
Photo: Elisabeth Fall/fallfoto.com
Alice Munro, Nobel Laureate in Literature 2013.
Photo: Jenny Munro
Copyright © The Nobel Foundation
Leymah Gbowee, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate
2011, is embraced by guests at a party at her
family home in Monrovia, Liberia, to celebrate her
Nobel Peace Prize.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2011
Photo: Glenna Gordon
Jane Addams, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate 1931, at
her desk, 30 October 1912.
Source: Library of Congress, USA
Photographer unknown. No known copyright
restrictions.
Emily Greene Balch, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate
1946.
Source: Library of Congress, USA
Photographer unknown. No known copyright
restrictions.
Françoise Barré-Sinoussi, Nobel Laureate in
Physiology or Medicine 2008.
Copyright © Institut Pasteur 2008
Linda Buck, Nobel Laureate in Physiology or
Medicine 2004.

18 Nov 2015 20:33

One woman from Kenya i know Wangare Mathai ,she's one of the great pple we remember,,she was encouraging pple to plant more trees where she was burried using weeds casket

19 Nov 2015 03:11

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One woman from Kenya i know Wangare Mathai ,she's one of the great pple we remember,,she was encouraging pple to plant more trees where she was burried using weeds casket :)

Thanks for adding such information

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