Alfred Nobel

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Alfred Nobel

In 1968, a sixth award for Economics was added by the Bank of Sweden in the memory of Alfred Nobel. andThe Nobel Prizes are announced in advance but distributed every year on December 10 to mark the death anniversary of Alfred Nobel.

Dyminite was on of his great inventions it sped up consturction ,demolition and mining.It also canbe used as detonating explosive insted of the previous burning explosives.We also use it to clear rocky ares and unevan surfaces. It plays a big role in war and also conduction, science and experments. Also it is inserted into the firecrackers we use for the Holdays.

Nitroglycerine was proceduced by mixing Glucerin with Sulfuric and Nitric Acid. It was consered to dangerous but, once he became Intersted he wanted to to pratical use in constronal work. He also realized safety promblems had to be solved. He had performed experments to develop Nitroglyceine as commercialy and Technically useful explosive.

Alfred Nobel was born october 21 1833.He was born in stockham sweden . He had many family members. His father was Immanuel Nobel,Caroline Andrietta Ahlsell was his mother. Emanuel Nobel is his nephew. Anna Christina Ahlberg is his great grandmother and Olaus Nobelius is his great grandfather. Also Brita Katharina Ahlberg is his Grandmother and Imanuel Nebelius is his grandfather. Also Ludvig Nobel and Robert Nobel are his brothers. Also Betty Karolina Nobel is his sister. His family was descended from olof and also him and his family end up going to anther coutry called Russia in st petersburg.

The prize consists of a medal, personal diploma and cash worth 8 million Swedish kroner equal to $1.1 million US dollars as of october 2014 and The Nobel medal features the image of Alfred Nobel on the face. The image on the reverse varies according to the institution awarding the prize.andThe main inscription on one side of the medal for Physics, Chemistry, Medicine, and Literature Nobel Prizes reads: "Inventas vitam juvat excoluisse per artes," which means And they who bettered life on earth by new found mastery."

Malala Yousufzai a Pakistani child education activist is the youngest person to achieve the Nobel at the age of 17.and In 1958, Boris Pasternak was awarded the Nobel in Literature. He first accepted the Nobel Prize but later declined the prize fearing the Soviet authorities.

95 Nobel Peace Prizes have been awarded since 1901. It was not awarded on 19 occasions those were 1914-1916, 1918, 1923, 1924, 1928, 1932, 1939-1943, 1948, 1955-1956, 1966-1967 and 1972and More than three people can't share a Nobel Prize.

Among the Nobel Laureates, the two most common dates for birthdays are 21 May and 28 FebruaryandTill now two have voluntarily declined to accept Nobel those are Jean Paul Sartre for Literature in 1964 and Le Duc Tho for Peace in 1937.

The nobel prizes was named after Alfred Nobel. Also Alfred and his family thrived on education.They had a swetish tutor and her name was Lars Santesson. who taught him Swedish lauenge and history. she also provided him with brode knowledge in world literature and philosophy. Also he had a Russian teacher who name was lvan Peterov. She taught him the fundmentals of math physics and chemistry.He learned French, German, Russian,and english. Also while studying chemisty his two teachers for chemistry there names wereNikolia N. Zinin and Yuli Trapp later drew his attetion to Nitroglucerine.

DISCOVERIES & INVENTIONS of Alfred NObel

His brother Emil died due to an explosion caused by nitroglycerinandDr Alfred Nobel, who became rich by finding ways to kill more people faster so they called him Merchant of Death

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