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Saturday, December 28, 2019

Nobel Prize winners 2019: The full list from Peace to Literature and Economics | World - Evening Standard

The 2019 Nobel Prize winners will be presented with their awards at ceremonies in Norway and Sweden.

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Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed will collect the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo on December 10 while the winners of prizes in the other categories head to Stockholm to receive theirs.

The annual ceremonies are held on December 10 to mark the anniversary of Alfred Nobel's death, who stipulated in his will that Norway was to host the peace prize ceremony and Sweden the other prizes.

With the ceremony taking place on Tuesday, here's the list of winners plus how to keep up to date with all of the action...

Where will the ceremonies be held? 
Nobel Prizes in physics, chemistry, physiology or medicine, literature and economics will be awarded at the Stockholm Concert Hall in Stockholm, Sweden.

The Nobel Peace Prize will be awarded at Oslo City Hall in Oslo, Norway...

Full list of Nobel Prize winners
  • Nobel Peace Prize: Abiy Ahmed
  • Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine: Professor William Kaelin Jr, Sir Peter Ratcliffe and Professor Gregg L. Semenza 
  • Nobel Prize in Physics: Canadian-American cosmologist James Peebles and Swiss scientists Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz
  • Nobel Prize in Chemistry: Scientists John Goodenough, Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Chemistry
  • Nobel Prize in Literature: Austria's Peter Handke won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature, and the postponed 2018 award went to Polish author Olga Tokarczuk
  • Prize in Economic Sciences: Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer

Source: Evening Standard