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BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION
 
Picture of Alfred Nobel by Emil Österman, 1915.
Portrait: Alfred Nobel, by Emil Österman, 1915.
Alfred Nobel   (1833 - 1896)
 
Category:  Swedish Literature
 
Born:  October 21, 1833
Stockholm, Sweden
 
Died:  December 10, 1896
San Remo, Italy
 
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Alfred Nobel - LIFE STORIES
 
 
10/21/1833     Alfred Nobel's Will
On this day in 1833, Alfred Nobel was born in Stockholm. Why someone self-described as "a nomadic" excluded from "love, happiness, joy, pulsating life, caring and being cared for, caressing and being caressed," and who regarded friendship as something found "at the cloudy bottom of fleeing illusions or attached to the clattering sound of collected coins" should leave his money to mankind is something of a puzzle. . . .
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Cultures of Creativity: The Centennial Exhibition of the Nobel Prize
by Ulf Larson
non-fiction
 
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