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American Nobel Laureates

A. Michael Spence, Economics, 2001


Ahmed H. Zewail, Chemistry, 1999
Al Gore, Peace, 2007
Alan Heeger, Chemistry, 2000
Alan MacDiarmid, Chemistry, 2000
Albert A. Michelson, Physics, 1907
Alexei A. Abrikosov, Physics, 2003
Alfred G. Gilman, Physiology or Medicine, 1994
Alfred Hershey, Physiology or Medicine, 1969
Allan M. Cormack, Physiology or Medicine, 1979
American Friends Service Committee, Peace, 1947
André F. Cournand, Physiology or Medicine, 1956
Andrew Z. Fire, Physiology or Medicine, 2006
Andrzej W. Schally, Physiology or Medicine, 1977
Anthony J. Leggett, Physics, 2003
Arno Penzias, Physics, 1978
Arthur H. Compton, Physics, 1927
Arthur Kornberg, Physiology or Medicine, 1959
Arthur L. Schawlow, Physics, 1981
Barack Obama, Peace, 2009
Barbara McClintock, Physiology or Medicine, 1983
Baruch S. Blumberg, Physiology or Medicine, 1976
Baruj Benacerraf, Physiology or Medicine, 1980
Ben R. Mottelson, Physics, 1975
Bruce Merrifield, Chemistry, 1984
Burton Richter, Physics, 1976
Carl Anderson, Physics, 1936
Carl Cori, Physiology or Medicine, 1947
Carl E. Wieman, Physics, 2001
Carol W. Greider, Physiology or Medicine, 2009
Charles B. Huggins, Physiology or Medicine, 1966
Charles G. Dawes, Peace, 1925
Charles H. Townes, Physics, 1964
Charles J. Pedersen, Chemistry, 1987
Chen Ning Yang, Physics, 1957
Christian Anfinsen, Chemistry, 1972
Clifford G. Shull, Physics, 1994
Clinton Davisson, Physics, 1937
Cordell Hull, Peace, 1945
Craig C. Mello, Physiology or Medicine, 2006
Czesław Miłosz, Literature, 1980
Daniel C. Tsui, Physics, 1998
Daniel Carleton Gajdusek, Physiology or Medicine, 1976
Daniel Kahneman, Economics, 2002
Daniel L. McFadden, Economics, 2000
Daniel Nathans, Physiology or Medicine, 1978
David Baltimore, Physiology or Medicine, 1975
David H. Hubel, Physiology or Medicine, 1981
David J. Gross, Physics, 2004
David M. Lee, Physics, 1996
Dickinson W. Richards, Physiology or Medicine, 1956
Donald A. Glaser, Physics, 1960
Donald J. Cram, Chemistry, 1987
Douglas D. Osheroff, Physics, 1996
Douglass C. North, Economics, 1993
Dudley R. Herschbach, Chemistry, 1986
E. Donnall Thomas, Physiology or Medicine, 1990
E. M. Purcell, Physics, 1952
Earl W. Sutherland Jr., Physiology or Medicine, 1971
Edmond H. Fischer, Physiology or Medicine, 1992
Edmund S. Phelps, Economics, 2006
Edward A. Doisy, Physiology or Medicine, 1943
Edward B. Lewis, Physiology or Medicine, 1995
Edward C. Kendall, Physiology or Medicine, 1950
Edward C. Prescott, Economics, 2004
Edward Tatum, Physiology or Medicine, 1958
Edwin G. Krebs, Physiology or Medicine, 1992
Edwin M. McMillan, Chemistry, 1951
Elias James Corey, Chemistry, 1990
Elie Wiesel, Peace, 1986
Elihu Root, Peace, 1912
Elinor Ostrom, Economics, 2009
Elizabeth Blackburn, Physiology or Medicine, 2009
Emilio Segrè, Physics, 1959
Emily G. Balch, Peace, 1946
Eric A. Cornell, Physics, 2001
Eric F. Wieschaus, Physiology or Medicine, 1995
Eric R. Kandel, Physiology or Medicine, 2000
Eric S. Maskin, Economics, 2007
Ernest Hemingway, Literature, 1954
Ernest Lawrence, Physics, 1939
Eugene O'Neill, Literature, 1936
Eugene Wigner, Physics, 1963
F. Sherwood Rowland, Chemistry, 1995
Felix Bloch, Physics, 1952
Ferid Murad, Physiology or Medicine, 1998
Francis Peyton Rous, Physiology or Medicine, 1966
Franco Modigliani, Economics, 1985
Frank B. Kellogg, Peace, 1929
Frank Wilczek, Physics, 2004
Frederick C. Robbins, Physiology or Medicine, 1954
Frederick Reines, Physics, 1995
Fritz Lipmann, Physiology or Medicine, 1953
Gary S. Becker, Economics, 1992
Georg von Békésy, Physiology or Medicine, 1961
George A. Akerlof, Economics, 2001
George Andrew Olah, Chemistry, 1994
George Beadle, Physiology or Medicine, 1958
George C. Marshall, Peace, 1953
George D. Snell, Physiology or Medicine, 1980
George E. Palade, Physiology or Medicine, 1974
George E. Smith, Physics, 2009
George F. Smoot, Physics, 2006
George H. Hitchings, Physiology or Medicine, 1988
George H. Whipple, Physiology or Medicine, 1934
George J. Stigler, Economics, 1982
George R. Minot, Physiology or Medicine, 1934
George Wald, Physiology or Medicine, 1967
Gerald Edelman, Physiology or Medicine, 1972
Gerard Debreu, Economics, 1983
Gertrude B. Elion, Physiology or Medicine, 1988
Gerty Cori, Physiology or Medicine, 1947
Glenn Theodore Seaborg, Chemistry, 1951
Günter Blobel, Physiology or Medicine, 1999
H. David Politzer, Physics, 2004
H. Robert Horvitz, Physiology or Medicine, 2002
Haldan Keffer Hartline, Physiology or Medicine, 1967
Hamilton O. Smith, Physiology or Medicine, 1978
Hans Bethe, Physics, 1967
Hans G. Dehmelt, Physics, 1989
Har Gobind Khorana, Physiology or Medicine, 1968
Harold C. Urey, Chemistry, 1934
Harold E. Varmus, Physiology or Medicine, 1989
Harry M. Markowitz, Economics, 1990
Henry Kissinger, Peace, 1973
Henry Taube, Chemistry, 1983
Henry W. Kendall, Physics, 1990
Herbert A. Hauptman, Chemistry, 1985
Herbert A. Simon, Economics, 1978
Herbert C. Brown, Chemistry, 1979
Herbert S. Gasser, Physiology or Medicine, 1944
Hermann J. Muller, Physiology or Medicine, 1946
Howard Martin Temin, Physiology or Medicine, 1975
Irving Langmuir, Chemistry, 1932
Irwin Rose, Chemistry, 2004
Isaac Bashevis Singer, Literature, 1978
Isidor Isaac Rabi, Physics, 1944
Ivar Giaever, Physics, 1973
J. Michael Bishop, Physiology or Medicine, 1989
Jack Kilby, Physics, 2000
Jack Steinberger, Physics, 1988
Jack W. Szostak, Physiology or Medicine, 2009
James B. Sumner, Chemistry, 1946
James Cronin, Physics, 1980
James D. Watson, Physiology or Medicine, 1962
James J. Heckman, Economics, 2000
James M. Buchanan, Economics, 1986
James Rainwater, Physics, 1975
James Tobin, Economics, 1981
Jane Addams, Peace, 1931
Jerome I. Friedman, Physics, 1990
Jerome Karle, Chemistry, 1985
Jimmy Carter, Peace, 2002
Jody Williams, Peace, 1997
John Bardeen, Physics 1972
John Bardeen, Physics, 1956
John C. Mather, Physics, 2006
John Charles Harsanyi, Economics, 1994
John F. Enders, Physiology or Medicine, 1954
John Forbes Nash, Economics, 1994
John H. Northrop, Chemistry, 1946
John H. van Vleck, Physics, 1977
John L. Hall, Physics, 2005
John R. Mott, Peace, 1946
John Steinbeck, Literature, 1962
Joseph Brodsky, Literature, 1987
Joseph E. Murray, Physiology or Medicine, 1990
Joseph E. Stiglitz, Economics, 2001
Joseph Erlanger, Physiology or Medicine, 1944
Joseph H. Taylor Jr., Physics, 1993
Joseph L. Goldstein, Physiology or Medicine, 1985
Joshua Lederberg, Physiology or Medicine, 1958
Julian Schwinger, Physics, 1965
Julius Axelrod, Physiology or Medicine, 1970
K. Barry Sharpless, Chemistry, 2001
Kary B. Mullis, Chemistry, 1993
Kenneth G. Wilson, Physics, 1982
Kenneth J. Arrow, Economics, 1972
Konrad Bloch, Physiology or Medicine, 1964
Lars Onsager, Chemistry, 1968
Lawrence R. Klein, Economics, 1980
Leland H. Hartwell, Physiology or Medicine, 2001
Leon M. Lederman, Physics, 1988
Leon N. Cooper, Physics 1972
Leonid Hurwicz, Economics, 2007
Linda B. Buck, Physiology or Medicine, 2004
Linus C. Pauling, Chemistry, 1954
Linus C. Pauling, Peace, 1962
Louis J. Ignarro, Physiology or Medicine, 1998
Luis Alvarez, Physics, 1968
Maria Goeppert-Mayer, Physics, 1963
Mario J. Molina, Chemistry, 1995
Mario R. Capecchi, Physiology or Medicine, 2007
Marshall Warren Nirenberg, Physiology or Medicine, 1968
Martin Chalfie, Chemistry, 2008
Martin L. Perl, Physics, 1995
Martin Luther King, Jr., Peace, 1964
Martin Rodbell, Physiology or Medicine, 1994
Max Delbrück, Physiology or Medicine, 1969
Melvin Calvin, Chemistry, 1961
Melvin Schwartz, Physics, 1988
Merton H. Miller, Economics, 1990
Michael S. Brown, Physiology or Medicine, 1985
Milton Friedman, Economics, 1976
Murray Gell-Mann, Physics, 1969
Myron Scholes, Economics, 1997
Nicholas M. Butler, Peace, 1931
Nicolaas Bloembergen, Physics, 1981
Norman Borlaug, Peace, 1970
Norman F. Ramsey, Physics, 1989
Oliver Smithies, Physiology or Medicine, 2007
Oliver Williamson, Economics, 2009
Osamu Shimomura, Chemistry, 2008
Otto Stern, Physics, 1943
Owen Chamberlain, Physics, 1959
Paul A. Samuelson, Economics, 1970
Paul Berg, Chemistry, 1980
Paul C. Lauterbur, Physiology or Medicine, 2003
Paul D. Boyer, Chemistry, 1997
Paul Greengard, Physiology or Medicine, 2000
Paul J. Flory, Chemistry, 1974
Paul Krugman, Economics, 2008
Pearl S. Buck, Literature, 1938
Percy W. Bridgman, Physics, 1946
Peter Agre, Chemistry, 2003
Philip Anderson, Physics, 1977
Philip S. Hench, Physiology or Medicine, 1950
Phillip A. Sharp, Physiology or Medicine, 1993
Polykarp Kusch, Physics, 1955
Ralph J. Bunche, Peace, 1950
Raymond Davis Jr., Physics, 2002
Renato Dulbecco, Physiology or Medicine, 1975
Riccardo Giacconi, Physics, 2002
Richard Axel, Physiology or Medicine, 2004
Richard E. Smalley, Chemistry, 1996
Richard P. Feynman, Physics, 1965
Richard R. Schrock, Chemistry, 2005
Rita Levi-Montalcini, Physiology or Medicine, 1986
Roald Hoffmann, Chemistry, 1981
Robert A. Millikan, Physics, 1923
Robert Aumann, Economics, 2005
Robert B. Laughlin, Physics, 1998
Robert B. Woodward, Chemistry, 1965
Robert C. Merton, Economics, 1997
Robert C. Richardson, Physics, 1996
Robert F. Curl Jr., Chemistry, 1996
Robert F. Engle, Economics, 2003
Robert F. Furchgott, Physiology or Medicine, 1998
Robert H. Grubbs, Chemistry, 2005
Robert Hofstadter, Physics, 1961
Robert Lucas, Jr., Economics, 1995
Robert M. Solow, Economics, 1987
Robert S. Mulliken, Chemistry, 1966
Robert Schrieffer, Physics 1972
Robert W. Fogel, Economics, 1993
Robert W. Holley, Physiology or Medicine, 1968
Robert Woodrow Wilson, Physics, 1978
Roderick MacKinnon, Chemistry, 2003
Roger B. Myerson, Economics, 2007
Roger D. Kornberg, Chemistry, 2006
Roger Guillemin, Physiology or Medicine, 1977
Roger W. Sperry, Physiology or Medicine, 1981
Roger Yonchien Tsien, Chemistry, 2008
Rosalyn Yalow, Physiology or Medicine, 1977
Roy J. Glauber, Physics, 2005
Rudolph A. Marcus, Chemistry, 1992
Russell A. Hulse, Physics, 1993
Salvador Luria, Physiology or Medicine, 1969
Samuel C. C. Ting, Physics, 1976
Saul Bellow, Literature, 1976
Selman A. Waksman, Physiology or Medicine, 1952
Severo Ochoa, Physiology or Medicine, 1959
Sheldon Glashow, Physics, 1979
Sidney Altman, Chemistry, 1989
Simon Kuznets, Economics, 1971
Sinclair Lewis, Literature, 1930
Stanford Moore, Chemistry, 1972
Stanley B. Prusiner, Physiology or Medicine, 1997
Stanley Cohen, Physiology or Medicine, 1986
Steven Chu, Physics, 1997
Steven Weinberg, Physics, 1979
Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, Physics, 1983
Sydney Brenner, Physiology or Medicine, 2002
T. S. Eliot, Literature, 1948
Theodore Roosevelt, Peace, 1906
Theodore Schultz, Economics, 1979
Theodore W. Richards, Chemistry, 1914
Thomas A. Steitz, Chemistry, 2009
Thomas H. Morgan, Physiology or Medicine, 1933
Thomas H. Weller, Physiology or Medicine, 1954
Thomas R. Cech, Chemistry, 1989
Thomas Schelling, Economics, 2005
Tjalling C. Koopmans, Economics, 1975
Toni Morrison, Literature, 1993
Tsung-Dao Lee, Physics, 1957
Val Fitch, Physics, 1980
Vernon L. Smith, Economics, 2002
Vincent du Vigneaud, Chemistry, 1955
Walter Gilbert, Chemistry, 1980
Walter H. Brattain, Physics, 1956
Walter Kohn, Chemistry, 1998
Wassily Leontief, Economics, 1973
Wendell M. Stanley, Chemistry, 1946
Willard F. Libby, Chemistry, 1960
Willard S. Boyle, Physics, 2009
William A. Fowler, Physics, 1983
William B. Shockley, Physics, 1956
William D. Phillips, Physics, 1997
William F. Sharpe, Economics, 1990
William Faulkner, Literature, 1949
William Giauque, Chemistry, 1949
William H. Stein, Chemistry, 1972
William Lipscomb, Chemistry, 1976
William P. Murphy, Physiology or Medicine, 1934
William S. Knowles, Chemistry, 2001
William Vickrey, Economics, 1996
Willis E. Lamb, Physics, 1955
Woodrow Wilson, Peace, 1919
Yoichiro Nambu, Physics, 2008
Yuan T. Lee, Chemistry, 1986