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The Nobel Prize in Literature 1953
Winston Churchill

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Winston Churchill - Facts

Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill

Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill

Born: 30 November 1874, Woodstock, United Kingdom

Died: 24 January 1965, London, United Kingdom

Residence at the time of the award: United Kingdom

Prize motivation: "for his mastery of historical and biographical description as well as for brilliant oratory in defending exalted human values"

Field: history

Language: English

Prize share: 1/1

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