|Nomination for Nobel Prize in Literature|
|Number:||17 - 1|
|Name:||Halldór Kiljan Laxness|
|Awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature 1955|
|Profession:||President of the Icelandic Writersí Union|
Thirteen laureates were awarded a Nobel Prize in 2021, for achievements that have conferred the greatest benefit to humankind.
Their work and discoveries range from the Earth‚Äôs climate and our sense of touch to efforts to safeguard freedom of expression.
See them all presented here.