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Portugal: Culture#

World Heritage#

Nobel Prize Winners (2)#

Here persons are counted for the country they born in or if their affiliation is with this country.
NameCategoryYearMotivation
Antonio Caetano de Abreu Freire Egas MonizMedicine1949"for his discovery of the therapeutic value of leucotomy in certain psychoses"
José SaramagoLiterature1998"who with parables sustained by imagination, compassion and irony continually enables us once again to apprehend an elusory reality"

Partial List of Famous People#

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.

National Parks#

Wolf Prize Winner#

NameCategoryYearMotivation
Alvaro SizaArchitecture2001THE 2001 WOLF FOUNDATION PRIZE IN ARTS (ARCHITECTURE) for the critical relevance of his typically responsive architecture to the continual transformation of both landscape and urban fabric.
Mr. Eduardo Souto de MouroArchitecture2013From Portugal For the advancement of architectural knowledge in showing how buildings can philiosophically and experientially engage with the natural world, and for his exceptional skills as a designer.