Nobel Prize in Literature Quiz Stats

Quiz Updated Nov 21, 2016

Also try: Nobel Peace Prize
Challenge
Share
Tweet
Embed
Score 0/75 Timer 10:00
4 Plays Today
Year Winner % Correct
2016Bob Dylan
75.9%
1954Ernest Hemingway
64.5%
1982Gabriel García Márquez
60.5%
2013Alice Munro
57.6%
1993Toni Morrison
51.5%
1949William Faulkner
50%
1962John Steinbeck
48.9%
1964Jean-Paul Sartre
47.4%
1957Albert Camus
45.9%
2012Mo Yan
45.6%
2007Doris Lessing
45.4%
1971Pablo Neruda
44.5%
1999Günter Grass
44%
2014Patrick Modiano
42.4%
2003J. M. Coetzee
42%
1953Winston Churchill
41.5%
2006Orhan Pamuk
40.6%
2005Harold Pinter
40.4%
1958Boris Pasternak
39.1%
1969Samuel Beckett
39.1%
1995Seamus Heaney
38.9%
1997Dario Fo
38.2%
1970Alexandr Solzhenitsyn
36.7%
1976Saul Bellow
35%
1994Kenzaburo Oe
34.3%
1948T.S. Eliot
34.2%
1946Hermann Hesse
34%
1998José Saramago
33.4%
1991Nadine Gordimer
32.5%
1983William Golding
31.9%
1990Octavio Paz
31.8%
1992Derek Walcott
31.2%
2015Svetlana Alexievich
30.7%
2001V. S. Naipaul
30.6%
2008Jean-Marie Gustave Le Clézio
30.3%
1972Heinrich Böll
30.1%
1988Naguib Mahfouz
28.1%
1973Patrick White
27.9%
Year Winner % Correct
1978Isaac Bashevis Singer
27.5%
2004Elfriede Jelinek
27.6%
1950Bertrand Russell
26.5%
1955Halldór Laxness
26.4%
1947André Gide
26%
1986Wole Soyinka
25.4%
1945Gabriela Mistral
25.1%
1974Eyvind Johnson
25%
1968Yasunari Kawabata
24.1%
1987Joseph Brodsky
23.2%
2002Imre Kertész
23%
1980Czesław Miłosz
22.9%
1959Salvatore Quasimodo
22.8%
1944Johannes V. Jensen
22.2%
2010Mario Vargas Llosa
22.1%
1965Mikhail Sholokhov
21.7%
1996Wisława Szymborska
21.6%
2000Gao Xingjian
21.3%
1966Nelly Sachs
21%
1961Ivo Andrić
21%
1974Harry Martinson
20.6%
1951Pär Lagerkvist
20.6%
1989Camilo José Cela
20.5%
1967Miguel Ángel Asturias
19.9%
1952François Mauriac
19.8%
1966Shmuel Agnon
19.7%
1981Elias Canetti
19.4%
1985Claude Simon
19.3%
2009Herta Müller
19.3%
1956Juan Ramón Jiménez
18.6%
1963Giorgos Seferis
18%
1979Odysseus Elytis
17.9%
2011Tomas Transtromer
17.3%
1984Jaroslav Seifert
17.1%
1960Saint-John Perse
17%
1975Eugenio Montale
16.4%
1977Vicente Aleixandre
14.9%

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
OR
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments

Extras

Top Quizzes Today


Score Distribution

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.