These Are The 10 Muslims Who Won Nobel Prize

Muslims Who Won A Nobel Peace Prize

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Nobel prize is the highest prize awarded to the people who achieve something very extraordinary in their life.

Achieving a milestone in life is never easy, but these Muslims have made everyone proud by putting up their contribution which helped in making a difference in the world, these are the Muslims who have won Nobel Peace Prize;

1. Ahmed Zewail

Ahmed Zewail nobel
Photo Credit: IslamiCity

Year of receiving Nobel Price: 1999

What For: Studies in Femtochemistry, also known as the Father of Femtochemistry.

Country: Egypt

2. Orhan Pamuk

Orhan Pamuk nobel
Photo Credit: Minisite – ICOM

Year of receiving Nobel Price: 2006

What For: Literature

Country: Turkey

3. Tawakkol Karman

Tawakkol Karman
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Year of receiving Nobel Price: 2011

What For: Leading a group “Women Journalists Without Chains,” in Journalism

Country: Yemen

4. Malala Yousafzai

malala nobel
Photo Credit: Forbes

Year of receiving Nobel Price: 2014

What For: Social Activism and Awareness all around the world

Country: Pakistan

5. Muhammad Yunus

Muhammad Yunus nobel
Photo Credit: Risingbd

Year of receiving Nobel Price: 2006

What For: Entrepreneurial endeavors

Country: Bangladesh

6. Mohamed El Baradei

ElBaradei Nobel Peace Prize
Photo Credit: Academy of Achievement

Year of receiving Nobel Price: 2005

What For: Diplomacy, he decided not to give nuclear power for military use but for the peace of the world.

Country: Egypt

7. Shirin Ebadi

Shirin Ebadi nobel
Photo Credit: TakePart

Year of receiving Nobel Price: 2003

What For: Human rights

Country: Iran

8. Yasser Arafat

Yasser Arafat nobel
Photo Credit: teleSUR

Year of receiving Nobel Price: 1994

What For: Efforts to create peace in the Middle East

Country: Palestine

9. Anwar Al Sadat

Anwar Al Sadat nobel
Photo Credit: Encyclopedia Britannica

Year of receiving Nobel Price: 1981

What For: Peace

Country: Egypt

10. Aziz Sancar

Aziz Sancar nobel win
Photo Credit: Carolina Scientific Magazine

Year of receiving Nobel Price: 2015

What For: Contribution to the Chemistry

Country: Turkey

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