Nobel Prize in Literature Quiz Stats

 Plays Quiz Updated Apr 4, 2018

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Year Winner % Correct
2016Bob Dylan
77.9%
1954Ernest Hemingway
65.8%
2017Kazuo Ishiguro
63%
1982Gabriel García Márquez
61.5%
2013Alice Munro
57.5%
1993Toni Morrison
53.1%
1949William Faulkner
51.2%
1962John Steinbeck
50.5%
1964Jean-Paul Sartre
49.6%
1957Albert Camus
47.9%
2007Doris Lessing
47%
1971Pablo Neruda
46%
1999Günter Grass
45.9%
2012Mo Yan
45.6%
1953Winston Churchill
44.2%
2003J. M. Coetzee
43.8%
2005Harold Pinter
42.1%
2006Orhan Pamuk
42.1%
2014Patrick Modiano
41.7%
1958Boris Pasternak
41.3%
1969Samuel Beckett
41.1%
1997Dario Fo
40.9%
1995Seamus Heaney
40.3%
1970Alexandr Solzhenitsyn
38.6%
2015Svetlana Alexievich
37.4%
1994Kenzaburo Oe
36.8%
1976Saul Bellow
36.3%
1946Hermann Hesse
36.1%
1948T.S. Eliot
36%
1998José Saramago
35.2%
1991Nadine Gordimer
34.4%
1983William Golding
33.8%
1990Octavio Paz
33.7%
1992Derek Walcott
33.4%
2001V. S. Naipaul
32.3%
1972Heinrich Böll
32%
2008Jean-Marie Gustave Le Clézio
31.3%
1988Naguib Mahfouz
29.9%
1973Patrick White
29.8%
Year Winner % Correct
2019Peter Handke
29.6%
2004Elfriede Jelinek
29.5%
1978Isaac Bashevis Singer
29%
1950Bertrand Russell
28.5%
1955Halldór Laxness
28.1%
1947André Gide
27.9%
1945Gabriela Mistral
27.4%
1986Wole Soyinka
27.3%
1974Eyvind Johnson
26.7%
1968Yasunari Kawabata
26%
2010Mario Vargas Llosa
25.9%
1959Salvatore Quasimodo
24.6%
2002Imre Kertész
24.6%
1987Joseph Brodsky
24.4%
1944Johannes V. Jensen
23.9%
1980Czesław Miłosz
23.7%
1996Wisława Szymborska
23.1%
1965Mikhail Sholokhov
22.9%
2009Herta Müller
22.7%
1966Nelly Sachs
22.5%
2000Gao Xingjian
22.5%
1961Ivo Andrić
22.3%
1989Camilo José Cela
22.1%
1974Harry Martinson
21.9%
1951Pär Lagerkvist
21.6%
1967Miguel Ángel Asturias
21.3%
1952François Mauriac
20.9%
1985Claude Simon
20.8%
1981Elias Canetti
20.8%
1966Shmuel Agnon
20.6%
2011Tomas Transtromer
20.3%
1956Juan Ramón Jiménez
19.8%
1963Giorgos Seferis
19.1%
1979Odysseus Elytis
19%
2018Olga Tokarczuk
18.5%
1984Jaroslav Seifert
18.2%
1960Saint-John Perse
18.1%
1975Eugenio Montale
17.5%
1977Vicente Aleixandre
16.1%

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