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Ireland: Culture#

World Heritage#

Nobel Prize Winners (5)#

Here persons are counted for the country they born in or if their affiliation is with this country.
NameCategoryYearMotivation
Samuel BeckettLiterature1969"for his writing, which - in new forms for the novel and drama - in the destitution of modern man acquires its elevation"
Seamus HeaneyLiterature1995"for works of lyrical beauty and ethical depth, which exalt everyday miracles and the living past"
George Bernard ShawLiterature1925"for his work which is marked by both idealism and humanity, its stimulating satire often being infused with a singular poetic beauty"
Ernest Thomas Sinton WaltonPhysics1951"for their pioneer work on the transmutation of atomic nuclei by artificially accelerated atomic particles"
William Butler YeatsLiterature1923"for his always inspired poetry, which in a highly artistic form gives expression to the spirit of a whole nation"

Partial List of Famous People#

National Parks#