Fridjof Nansen - Nobel Peace Prize Winner 1922

Fridtjof Nansen was a professor of zoology and later oceanography at the University of Oslo. Nansen was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1922 for his humanitarian efforts to help refugees and victims of World War I.

More about Nansen at the official website of the Nobel Prize, nobelprize.org

Published May 21, 2013 3:00 PM - Last modified Nov. 16, 2017 9:21 PM