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What did Alfred Nobel leave in his will?

In Alfred Nobel's last will and testament, he set aside the bulk of his enormously wealthy estate to establish the Nobel Prizes, to be awarded annually without distinction of (MORE)

What is some information about Alfred Nobel?

    Alfred Bernhard Nobel was a Swedish chemist who was born in Stockholm in 21 October 1833. As well as studying pharmacy, chemistry and physics, he was an engineer a (MORE)

Who is Alfred Nobel and what did he invent?

Alfred Bernhard Nobel (21 October 1833 - 10 December 1896) was a Swedish chemist, engineer, innovator, and armaments manufacturer. He is the inventor of dynamite. Nobel also o (MORE)

Why did Alfred Nobel start the Nobel Prizes?

Eight years prior to his death, on 13 April 1888, Alfred Nobel read an obituary to himself. Although it was his brother Ludwig who had actually died, the obituary described Al (MORE)

Why were the Nobel Prizes named after Alfred Nobel?

It's named after him because he donated A LOT of money to the Nobel peace the prize- here's a website that tells you about him, the nobel peace prize stuff is towards the bott (MORE)

Who was Alfred Nobel?

The person who introduced the Nobel prize. He invested 9 million dollars from his will into the Nobel Prize. He did this because he felt guilty for creating dynamite and kil (MORE)

What did Alfred Nobel do?

He was a Swedish chemist, engineer, innovator, and armaments manufacturer. Nobel also owned Bofors, which he had redirected from its previous role as primarily an iron and ste (MORE)