Women Nobel Prize Winners List (1901 and 2016)

This means that 48 women in total have been awarded the Nobel Prize between 1901 and 2016. Women Nobel Prize Winners List

Nobel Prize in Literature
  • 2015 : Svetlana Alexievich (Belarus) – Literature
  • 2013 : Alice Munro (Canada) – Literature
  • 2009 : Herta Müller (Germany-Romania) – Literature
  • 2007 : Doris Lessing (UK) – Literature
  • 2004 : Elfriede Jelinek (Austria) – Literature
  • 1996 : Wisława Szymborska (Poland) – Literature
  • 1993 : Toni Morrison (US) – Literature
  • 1991 : Nadine Gordimer (South Africa) – Literature
  • 1966 : Nelly Sachs (Sweden-Germany) – Literature
  • 1945 : Gabriela Mistral (Chile) – Literature
  • 1938 : Pearl S. Buck (US) – Literature
  • 1928 : Sigrid Undset (Norway) – Literature
  • 1926 : Grazia Deledda (Italy) – Literature
  • 1909 : Selma Lagerlöf (Sweden) – Literature
Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
  • 2015 : Tu Youyou (China)
  • 2014 : May-Britt Moser (Norway)
  • 2009 : Elizabeth Blackburn (Australia-US)
  • 2009 : Carol W. Greider (US)
  • 2008 : Françoise Barré-Sinoussi (France)
  • 2004 : Linda B. Buck (US)
  • 1995 : Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard (Germany)
  • 1988 : Gertrude B. Elion (US)
  • 1986 : Rita Levi-Montalcini (Italy-US)
  • 1983 : Barbara McClintock (US)
  • 1977 : Rosalyn Sussman Yalow (US)
  • 1947 : Gerty Theresa Cori (US)
Nobel Peace Prize
  • 2014 : Malala Yousafzai (Pakistan)
  • 2011 : Ellen Johnson Sirleaf (Liberia)
  • 2011 : Leymah Gbowee (Liberia)
  • 2011 : Tawakel Karman (Yemen)
  • 2004 : Wangari Maathai (Kenya)
  • 2003 : Shirin Ebadi (Iran)
  • 1997 : Jody Williams (US)
  • 1992 : Rigoberta Menchú (Guatemala)
  • 1991 : Aung San Suu Kyi (Burma)
  • 1982 : Alva Myrdal (Sweden)
  • 1979 : Mother Teresa (India-Yugoslavia)
  • 1976 : Betty Williams (UK)
  • 1976 : Mairead Corrigan (UK)
  • 1946 : Emily Greene Balch (US)
  • 1931 : Jane Addams (US)
  • 1905 : Bertha von Suttner (Austria–Hungary)
Nobel Prize in Economics
  • 2009 : Elinor Ostrom (US)
Nobel Prize in Chemistry
  • 2009 : Ada E. Yonath (Israel)
  • 1964 : Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin (UK)
  • 1935 : Irène Joliot-Curie (France)
  • 1911 : Marie Skłodowska Curie (Poland-France)
Nobel Prize in Physics
  • 1963 : Maria Goeppert-Mayer (US)
  • 1903 : Marie Skłodowska Curie (Poland-France)

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