Nobel Prize and its origin
What is The Nobel Prize and who was the founder? How does it differ from the Nobel Peace Prize (Nobelprisen in Norwegian)? If you have questions, here we have a few answers.
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Early on, Albert Bernard Nobel showed great [nterest in scientific languages (naturvitenskapelige språk, in Norwegian), and literature. It was easy for him to learn, but he never pursued degrees at any school or university.
Eventually, he became known as a chemist, engineer, inventor, and philanthropist. At the end of his life, he held 355 working patents for his inventions.
In 1863, he moved back to Sweden and began working as a chemist at his father shop in Helenborg where he continued the development of the explosive Nitroglycerin and began to produce it for distribution.
In 1864, he obtained a patent for an explosive material he named, Dynamite, after developing it one year earlier. The discovery and development of Dynamite had a great impact and positive reaction in many countries. This would mean great possibilities in developing new land and creating new businesses around the world. This became the base for
A Side Note
Albert's Dream and Ambition
Albert Nobel's Great Wealth and
How is the Monetary Prize generated?
The proceeds from his investment fund were to be awarded to persons who had made outstanding contributions to mankind the previous year. This event, named was to take place on the anniversary of the founder's death.
The peace-loving, Albert Bernard Nobel passed away in San Remo, Italy, on December 10th, 1896, at the age of 63.
The Birth of the Nobel Prize (Fredsprisen
The Five Areas of Qualification. The Nobel Prize is awarded to persons who have shown work of superior excellence in these areas, namely in the fields of Physics, Chemistry, Medicine, Literature, Economic Sciences.
The Nobel Founder's Committee (Nobelstiftelsen) is in charge of awarding the winners of The Nobel Prize, in the fields mentioned above. This event takes place in Mr. Nobel's home country, Sweden, in the capital city, Stockholm.
The Sixth area and the Most Prestigious is the Nobel Peace Prize, which is given to a qualified person for the Works of the Advancement of Peace in the World.
Qualifications to be Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize
There seems to be some dispute about the correct interpretation of
The Prestigious Nobel Peace Prize
The annual Nobel Peace Prize Award Ceremony takes place in the Oslo City Hall. At the ceremony, the Laureate(s) delivers the Nobel Lecture and receives the Nobel Medal and Diploma as well as a document confirming the prize amount.
The Peace Prize Concert (Fredskonserten) held in Oslo, Norway is also part of this event, where many international dignitaries attend.
The Norwegian Nobel Committee/Den Norske Nobelkomite is in charge of handing out the Nobel Peace Prize Award and all the events, which have taken place in Norway's capital city, Oslo, since 1901.
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