|Nomination for Nobel Prize in Literature|
|Number:||17 - 1|
|Name:||Bjørnstjerne Martinius Bjørnson|
|Awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature 1903|
|Profession:||Professor, literature historian|
|Comments:||Addendum to entries 1903:4-1, 17-1, 18-0: In a letter dated Feb. 3, 1903, Christen Collin (assoc. prof at Christiania University (now Oslo), NO) proposes that the Prize be shared between Björnstjerne Björnson and Henrik Ibsen; alternatively between Björnson and Leo Tolstoy, or awarded solely to Björnson.|
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