Alfred Nobel

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    born
    alfred bernhard nobel

    (1833-10-21)21 october 1833
    stockholm, sweden
    died10 december 1896(1896-12-10) (aged 63)
    sanremo, italy
    resting placenorra begravningsplatsen, stockholm, sweden
    59°21′24.52″n 18°1′9.43″e / 59°21′24.52″n 18°1′9.43″e / 59.3568111; 18.0192861
    monumentsnobel monument
    nationalityswedish
    occupationchemist, engineer, inventor, businessman, philanthropist
    known forbenefactor of the nobel prize, inventor of dynamite
    net worth$250 million
    parent(s)immanuel nobel
    andriette nobel
    relativesludvig nobel
    emil oskar nobel
    robert nobel
    signature
    alfred nobel signature.svg

    alfred bernhard nobel (l/ bel, swedish: [ˈǎlfrɛd nʊˈbɛlː] (about this soundlisten); 21 october 1833 – 10 december 1896) was a swedish businessman, chemist, engineer, inventor, and philanthropist. he held 355 different patents, dynamite being the most famous. the synthetic element nobelium was named after him.[1] he owned bofors, which he redirected from its previous role as primarily an iron and steel producer to a major manufacturer of cannon and other armaments. having read a premature obituary which condemned him for profiting from the sales of arms, he bequeathed his fortune to institute the nobel prize.[2][3] his name also survives in companies such as dynamit nobel and akzonobel, which are descendants of mergers with companies that nobel established.

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Alfred Nobel
Alfred Nobel3.jpg
Born
Alfred Bernhard Nobel

(1833-10-21)21 October 1833
Stockholm, Sweden
Died10 December 1896(1896-12-10) (aged 63)
Sanremo, Italy
Resting placeNorra begravningsplatsen, Stockholm, Sweden
59°21′24.52″N 18°1′9.43″E / 59°21′24.52″N 18°1′9.43″E / 59.3568111; 18.0192861
MonumentsNobel Monument
NationalitySwedish
OccupationChemist, engineer, inventor, businessman, philanthropist
Known forBenefactor of the Nobel Prize, inventor of dynamite
Net worth$250 million
Parent(s)Immanuel Nobel
Andriette Nobel
RelativesLudvig Nobel
Emil Oskar Nobel
Robert Nobel
Signature
Alfred Nobel Signature.svg

Alfred Bernhard Nobel (l/ BEL, Swedish: [ˈǎlfrɛd nʊˈbɛlː] (About this soundlisten); 21 October 1833 – 10 December 1896) was a Swedish businessman, chemist, engineer, inventor, and philanthropist. He held 355 different patents, dynamite being the most famous. The synthetic element nobelium was named after him.[1] He owned Bofors, which he redirected from its previous role as primarily an iron and steel producer to a major manufacturer of cannon and other armaments. Having read a premature obituary which condemned him for profiting from the sales of arms, he bequeathed his fortune to institute the Nobel Prize.[2][3] His name also survives in companies such as Dynamit Nobel and AkzoNobel, which are descendants of mergers with companies that Nobel established.

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