Nobel Prize Recipients

S.No Name Year Nationality

1

Rudyard Kipling

1907

UK (born in British India)

2

Rabindranath Tagore

(1913)

India

3

W. B. Yeats

(1923)

Irelands

4

George Bernard Shaw

(1925)

Ireland

5

Sinclair Lewis

(1930)

US

6

John Galsworthy

(1932)

UK

7

Eugene O’Neill

(1936)

US

8

Pearl S. Buck

(1938)

US

9

T. S. Eliot

(1948)

UK (born in the US)

10

William Faulkner

(1949)

US

11

Bertrand Russell

(1950)

UK

12

Winston Churchill

(1953)

UK

13

Ernest Hemingway

(1954)

US

14

John Steinbeck

(1962)

US

15

Samuel Beckett

(1969)

Ireland (lived in France much of his life)

16

Patrick White

(1973)

Australia

17

Saul Bellow

(1976)

US

18

Isaac Bashevis Singer

(1978)

US (born in Poland)

19

William Golding

(1983)

UK

20

Wole Soyinka

(1986)

Nigeria

21

Joseph Brodsky

(1987)

US (born in Russia)

22

Nadine Gordimer

(1991)

South Africa

23

Derek Walcott

(1992)

St Lucia, West Indies

24

Toni Morrison

(1993)

US

25

Seamus Heaney

(1995)

Ireland

26

V. S. Naipaul

(2001)

UK (born in Trinidad)

27

J. M. Coetzee

(2003)

South Africa

28

Harold Pinter

(2005)

UK

29

Doris Lessing

(2007)

UK (grew-up in Zimbabwe)

30

Alice Munro

(2013)

Canada

31

Patrick Modiano

(2014)

France

32

Svetlana Alexievich

(2015)

Belarus

33

Bob Dylan

(2016)

US

34

Kazuo Ishiguro

(2017)

UK