The Nobel Prize in Literature 1950
Earl (Bertrand Arthur William) Russell
Prize share: 1/1
The Nobel Prize in Literature 1950 was awarded to Bertrand Russell "in recognition of his varied and significant writings in which he champions humanitarian ideals and freedom of thought".
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