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Gertrude Belle Elion American biochemist and pharmacologist who played a key role in developing the AIDS drug AZT, received the Nobel Prize in Medicine in She was the first woman to be inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame. Great Women, Amazing Women, Prix Nobel, Brave, Badass Women, Interesting History, Before Us, Women In History, Famous Women

Gertrude Belle Elion (1918-1999) American biochemist and pharmacologist who played a key role in developing the AIDS drug AZT, receiving the Nobel Prize in Medicine in 1988 together with two other researchers. She was the first woman to be inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame.

Nadine Gordimer - South African writer, political activist and recipient of the 1991 Nobel Prize in Literature. Book Writer, Book Authors, Books, Nadine Gordimer, Apartheid, Nobel Prize In Literature, Nobel Prize Winners, Writers And Poets, Women In History

The Nobel Prize in Literature 1991

The Nobel Prize in Literature 1991 was awarded to Nadine Gordimer "who through her magnificent epic writing has - in the words of Alfred Nobel - been of very great benefit to humanity".

William Butler Yeats – was an Irish poet and one of the foremost figures of century literature. A pillar of both the Irish and British literary establishments, in his later years he served as an Irish Senator for two terms. In 1923 he was I Love Cats, Crazy Cats, Celebrities With Cats, Celebs, Men With Cats, William Butler Yeats, Animal Gato, Writers And Poets, Book Writer

Don Share's Squandermania Classics

sparklesdire: “ Yeats, probably January 1939 ”

Insanely Cool Historical Photos Winston Churchill at in the uniform of the Fourth Queen’s Own Hussars.Winston Churchill at in the uniform of the Fourth Queen’s Own Hussars. Rare Historical Photos, Rare Photos, Vintage Photographs, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Iconic Photos, Historical Clothing, Winston Churchill, Napoleon

How Churchill fought them with his speeches: CHURCHILL: THE POWER OF WORDS EDITED BY MARTIN GILBERT

My guess, writes ROGER LEWIS, is that had Winston Churchill been more terse, a year could have been knocked off the Second World War.

A color photo from the early century showing Einstein at about the time he received the Nobel Prize in physics. More "rare and iconic" photos of Einstein at the link. Iconic Photos, Rare Photos, Albert Einstien, Nobel Prize In Physics, Modern Physics, Theory Of Relativity, E Mc2, Charles Darwin, Physicist

Rare and Iconic Photos of Einstein Celebrate His Nobel Win 90 Years Ago

Ask anyone to name an iconic scientists and most people will say Albert Einstein. He was his generation's greatest physicist as well as a international celebrity and humanitarian. Many people can tell you at least something about his renowned Theory of Relativity, though the details probably elude them right now.

Doris Lessing (b. Doris Lessing is a British novelist, poet, playwright, librettist, biographer and short story writer. Lessing was awarded the 2007 Nobel Prize in Literature. Jose Luis Sampedro, Fiction, Nobel Prize In Literature, Nobel Prize Winners, Story Writer, Writers And Poets, People Of Interest, Playwright, Great Stories

Nobel Laureate Feels Sorry for All the Pretty Young Authors

Author and Nobel laureate Doris Lessing thinks the current marketing climate for young authors is damaging—in fact, she feels "desperately sorry" for them. "Now what happens is that if you are a girl who's good-looking and has written even a passable book you can be earning enormous sums of money very quickly and are then sent on a promotional tour... there are people who can't write a second book because they are always on the telephone or having to do some TV thing." (It must be said: back…

Dorothy Mary Crowfoot Hodgkin OM FRS May 1910 – 29 July was a British chemist who developed protein crystallography, for which she won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in Great Women, Amazing Women, Smart Women, Nobel Prize In Chemistry, Women Rights, Marie Curie, Badass Women, Before Us, Women In History

Dorothy Hodgkin was awarded the Nobel Prize in chemistry for her work to discover the structure of penicillin. So, the next Kardashian sister to get (*hem*) an infection should remember this meaningful female!

Canadian author Alice Munro, queen of the short story, 2013 winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature. William Golding, Robert Mapplethorpe, Annie Leibovitz, Richard Avedon, Book Writer, Book Authors, Story Writer, Alice Munro, Bert Stern

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Canadian author Alice Munro, queen of the short story, is the 2013 winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature.

Doris Lessing British novelist, poet, playwright, librettist, biographer and short story writer. She won the Nobel prize for Literature in Story Writer, Book Writer, Nobel Prize In Literature, Nobel Prize Winners, Writers And Poets, High Society, Portraits, Women In History, Dory

Over 50 and fabulous: Top women over 50 and how to be stylish tips

Over 50 and fabulous: A list of fascinating, top women over 50, photos, shopping, and tips for being stylish when you are a 50+ woman...

Alice Munro - 2013 Winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature The whose books include Dance of the Happy Shades and The View From Castle Rock, is only the woman to win the prize since its inception in She lives in Victoria, BC. Writers And Poets, Writers Write, Alice Munro, Nobel Prize Winners, Who Book, Book News, Never Grow Old, O Canada, Book Writer

Alice Munro - by Peter Sibbald. Winner of the 2013 Nobel Prize for Literature The 82-year-old, whose books include Dance of the Happy Shades and The View From Castle Rock, is only the 13th woman to win the prize since its inception in 1901.

Kofi Annan--------- The Nobel Peace Prize 2001 was awarded jointly to United Nations (U.) and Kofi Annan "for their work for a better organized and more peace. High Society, International Relations, Ghana, Kofi Annan, Alfred Nobel, Nobel Prize Winners, Religion And Politics, Nobel Peace Prize, People

The Nobel Peace Prize 2001

The Nobel Peace Prize 2001 was awarded jointly to United Nations (U.N.) and Kofi Annan "for their work for a better organized and more peaceful world".

Third Egyptian President (the one before Hosny Mubarak). Winner of the Nobel Peace Prize after doing the unthinkable and visiting Israel to culminate the Egypt–Israel Peace Treaty, which lead to his assassination by Islamic fundamentalist group. We Are The World, Countries Of The World, Change The World, October War, December 25, President Of Egypt, Man Of Peace, Mustache Men

People who Changed the World in Politics:

There are countless people who changed the world. This is as per my knowledge and perceptions , and you are free to enter your ideas at the bottom of this page. So, here we go. 1. Mahatma Gandhi - This guy is at the top of my list. He popularized the non-voilent movement. He stopped eating "sugar" only so he could tell a child to give up sugar. He sure lives by the phrase, "be the change you wish to see". 2.Queen Elizabeth I - Queen of one of the most successful monarchs, who defeated the…