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Belgium: Culture#

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Nobel Prize Winners (10)#

Here persons are counted for the country they born in or if their affiliation is with this country.
NameCategoryYearMotivation
Auguste Marie François BeernaertPeace1909
Jules BordetMedicine1919"for his discoveries relating to immunity"
Yves ChauvinChemistry2005"for the development of the metathesis method in organic synthesis"
Albert ClaudeMedicine1974"for their discoveries concerning the structural and functional organization of the cell"
Christian de DuveMedicine1974"for their discoveries concerning the structural and functional organization of the cell"
François EnglertPhysics2013"for the theoretical discovery of a mechanism that contributes to our understanding of the origin of mass of subatomic particles, and which recently was confirmed through the discovery of the predicted fundamental particle, by the ATLAS and CMS experiments at CERN's Large Hadron Collider"
Corneille Jean François HeymansMedicine1938"for the discovery of the role played by the sinus and aortic mechanisms in the regulation of respiration"
Henri La FontainePeace1913
Count Maurice (Mooris) Polidore Marie Bernhard MaeterlinckLiterature1911"in appreciation of his many-sided literary activities, and especially of his dramatic works, which are distinguished by a wealth of imagination and by a poetic fancy, which reveals, sometimes in the guise of a fairy tale, a deep inspiration, while in a mysterious way they appeal to the readers' own feelings and stimulate their imaginations"
Georges PirePeace1958