|Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physics|
|Number:||5 - 1|
|Country:||UNITED STATES (US)|
|Profession:||member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences|
|Comments:||The nomination was divided between H. Farman, G. Voisin, O. Wright and W. Wright (see entry 5-2, 1909).|
Twelve laureates were awarded a Nobel Prize in 2020, for achievements that have conferred the greatest benefit to humankind.
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