Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1973
Karl von Frisch, Konrad Lorenz, Nikolaas Tinbergen

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Nikolaas Tinbergen - Facts

Nikolaas Tinbergen

Nikolaas Tinbergen

Born: 15 April 1907, the Hague, the Netherlands

Died: 21 December 1988, Oxford, United Kingdom

Affiliation at the time of the award: University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Prize motivation: "for their discoveries concerning organization and elicitation of individual and social behaviour patterns"

Field: ethology, zoology

Prize share: 1/3

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