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How many Indians have won the Nobel prize?

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Asked by anantharaman, 07 Jul '11 09:06 am
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Nine Indian citizens or people of Indian origin have been honoured to date, but only five of these are or were Indian citizens, and four of Indian origin.

Rabindranath Tagore -Nobel Prize for Literature (1913)
Sir Chandrasekhar Venkata Raman (C.V. Raman)-Nobel Prize for Physics (1930)
Mother Teresa (1910 1997) -Nobel Prize for peace (1979)
Dr. Amartya Sen Nobel PrizVenkatraman Ramakrishnan Nobel Prize for Chemistry (2009e for Economics (1998)
Dr. Har Gobind Khorana Nobel Prize for Medicine and Physiology (1968)
Dr. Subramanyan Chandrasekhar Nobel Prize for physics (1983)
V.S. Naipaul Nobel Prize for Literature (2001)
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Answered by LIPSIKA, 07 Jul '11 09:33 am

 
  
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Rabindranath Tagore, Literature, 1913
C. V. Raman, Physics, 1930
Har Gobind Khorana, born in then British India,, Medicine, 1968
Abdus Salam, "was born in undivided India", Physics, 1979
Mother Teresa, born in then Ottoman Empire, now Macedonia, Peace, 1979
Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, born in then British India,, Physics, 1983
Amartya Sen, Economics, 1998
V. S. Naipaul*, Literature, 2001
Muhammad Yunus, "was born in undivided India", Economics, 2006
Venkatraman Ramakrishnan*, Chemistry, 2009
Answered by aditya verma, 07 Jul '11 09:08 am

 
  
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Around 10, so far, I suppose...!
Answered by Dil Se, 07 Jul '11 10:27 am

 
  
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Mother Teresa,C.V.Raman,Rabindranath Tagore.Subramanium Chandrashekhar,S.C.Venkataraman,Amartya Sen,Har Gobid Khurana,V.S.Naipaul
Answered by Rishya Dharmani, 07 Jul '11 03:26 pm

 
  
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