Did you know? Nobel Prizes Literature

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106  Nobel Prizes in Literature have been awarded 1901-2013.

13  women have been awarded the Literature Prize so far.

Literature Prizes have been divided between two persons.

42  years was the age of the youngest Literature Laureate ever, Rudyard Kipling, best known for The Jungle Book.

88  years was the age of the oldest Literature Laureate ever, Doris Lessing, when she was awarded the Prize in 2007.

65  is the average age of the Nobel Laureates in Literature the year they were awarded the prize.

For more information on Nobel prizes please visit http://www.nobelprize.org/