Rabindranath Tagore was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1913 for his poetry collection Gitanjali. Rabindranath Tagore, India’s first Nobel laureate, was born in Kolkata on May 7, 1861. He was a poet, writer, playwright, composer, philosopher, social reformer and painter.
Who was first Nobel Prize winner?
Nobel Prize Winners by Year
|1901||physics||Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen|
|physiology/medicine||Emil von Behring|
Who was the first and second Nobel Prize winner in India?
Nobel Prize Winners from India
|3.||Har Gobind Khorana*||Medicine|
Who is the first female scientist in India?
She was the first woman to receive a Doctorate of Science from an Indian university.
|Fields||Organic chemistry, phytomedicine|
|Institutions||Rajabazar Science College University of Calcutta|