Nobel Prize Winners (1)#Here persons are counted for the country they born in or if their affiliation is with this country.
|Halldór Kiljan Laxness||Literature||1955||"for his vivid epic power which has renewed the great narrative art of Iceland"|
Partial List of Famous People#
- Bobby Fischer
- Einar Jónsson (Icelandic sculptor)
- Erik the Red (First permanent European settler in Greenland)
- Leif Erikson (First European to reach North America)
Format: For each person type just one entry in the following form: [name of person (optional profession in brackets)|URL pointing to an English description of person] and then click at Submit. An example for Kurt Gödel would look like this: [Kurt Gödel (mathematician and philosopher)|https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kurt_Gödel] followed by a click on Submit.\ Observe that first names of persons are listed first, followed by URL and the usual form of a link, i.e. [ at the beginning, a | after the name and a ] after the URL.