Tuesday, December 10, 1968
The Nobel Prizes for 1968 were awarded at a ceremony in Stockholm, Sweden. The recipients in each category were:
- Chemistry – Lars Onsager
- Literature – Yasunari Kawabata
- Peace – Rene Cassin
- Physics – Luis Walter Alvarez
- Physiology or Medicine – Robert W. Holley, Har Gobind Khorana, and Marshall W. Nirenberg
You can learn more about each of the Laureates from the Nobel Prize site.