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Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes 1921

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Albert Einstein

"for his services to Theoretical Physics, and especially for his discovery of the law of the photoelectric effect"

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Frederick Soddy

"for his contributions to our knowledge of the chemistry of radioactive substances, and his investigations into the origin and nature of isotopes"

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1921

No Nobel Prize was awarded this year. The prize money was allocated to the Special Fund of this prize section.

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Anatole France

"in recognition of his brilliant literary achievements, characterized as they are by a nobility of style, a profound human sympathy, grace, and a true Gallic temperament"

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