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Finland: Culture#

World Heritage#

Nobel Prize Winners (3)#

Here persons are counted for the country they born in or if their affiliation is with this country.
NameCategoryYearMotivation
Ragnar GranitMedicine1967"for their discoveries concerning the primary physiological and chemical visual processes in the eye"
Frans Eemil SillanpääLiterature1939"for his deep understanding of his country's peasantry and the exquisite art with which he has portrayed their way of life and their relationship with Nature"
Artturi Ilmari VirtanenChemistry1945"for his research and inventions in agricultural and nutrition chemistry, especially for his fodder preservation method"

Partial List of Famous People#

Field Medal Winners#

NameYearAffiliation
Lars Valerian Ahlfors1936Harvard University

National Parks#

Wolf Prize Winner#

NameCategoryYearMotivation
Lars V. AhlforsMathematics1981THE 1981 WOLF FOUNDATION PRIZE IN MATHEMATICS The Wolf Prize Committee for Mathematics has unanimously decided that the award for 1981 should be equally divided for seminal discoveries and the creation of powerful new methods in geometric function theory.