Nobel Prize Laureates

As of 2015, 49 Nobel Prizes have been awarded to women, including two to Marie Curie. Following is the list of the 48 women who have been honored with this award. The country listed is their country of residence when receiving the prize.)

Physics

1903 – Marie Curie, née Sklodowska (7 November 1867 – 4 July 1934) France

Marie Curie – Part I
Marie Curie – Part II

1963 – Maria Goeppert Mayer (June 28, 1906 – February 20, 1972) United States

Chemistry

1911 – Marie Curie, née Sklodowska (7 November 1867 – 4 July 1934) France

Marie Curie – Part I
Marie Curie – Part II

1935 – Irène Joliot-Curie (12 September 1897 – 17 March 1956) France

Irène Joliot-Curie – For the Joy of Science

1964 – Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin (12 May 1910 – 29 July 1994) Great Britain
2009 – Ada E. Yonath (born 22 June 1939) Israeli

Physiology or Medicine

1947 – Gerty Radnitz Cori (August 15, 1896 – October 26, 1957) United States

Gerty Radnitz Cori – Nobel Prize Winning Biochemist

1977 – Rosalyn Yalow (July 19, 1921 – May 30, 2011) American
1983 – Barbara McClintock (June 16, 1902 – September 2, 1992) United States

Barbara McClintock: Nobel Prize Delayed

1986 – Rita Levi-Montalcini (22 April 1909 – 30 December 2012) Italy

Riti Levi-Montalcini: Nobel Prize Winning Neurobiologist

1988 – Gertrude B Elion (January 23, 1918 – February 21, 1999) United States

Gertrude Belle Elion – Nobel Prize Winner in Medicine

1995 – Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard (born 20 October 1942) Germany
2004 – Linda B Buck (born January 29, 1947) United States
2008 – Françoise Barré-Sinoussi (born 30 July 1947) France
2009 – Carol W Greider (born April 15, 1961) United States
2009 – Elizabeth H Blackburn (born 26 November 1948) United States
2014 – May-Britt Moser (born 4 January 1963) Norway
2015 – Youyou Tu (born 30 December 1930) China

Literature

1909 – Selma Ottilia Lovisa Lagerlöf (20 November 1858 – 16 March 1940) Sweden
1926 – Grazia Deledda (27 September 1871 – 15 August 1936) Italy
1928 – Sigrid Undset (20 May 1882 – 10 June 1949) Norway
1938 – Pearl Buck (June 26, 1892 – March 6, 1973) United States
1945 – Gabriela Mistral, pseudonym for Lucila Godoy y Alcayaga (7 April 1889 – 10 January 1957) Chile
1966 – Nelly Sachs (10 December 1891 – 12 May 1970) Germany, Sweden
1991 – Nadine Gordimer (20 November 1923 – 13 July 2014) South Africa
1993 – Toni Morrison (born February 18, 1931) United States
1996 – Wislawa Szymborska (2 July 1923 – 1 February 2012) Poland
2004 – Elfriede Jelinek (born 20 October 1946) Austria
2007 – Doris Lessing 22 October 1919 – 17 November 2013) Great Britain
2009 – Herta Müller (born 17 August 1953) Romania, Germany
2013 – Alice Munro (born 10 July 1931) Canada
2015 – Svetlana Alexievich (born 31 May 1948) Belarus

Peace Prize

1905 – Bertha  von Suttner (9 June 1843 – 21 June 1914) Austria-Hungary
1931 – Jane Addams (September 6, 1860 – May 21, 1935) United States
1946 – Emily Greene Balch (January 8, 1867 – January 9, 1961) United States
1976 – Mairead Corrigan (born 27 January 1944) Northern Ireland
1976 – Betty Williams (born 22 May 1943) Northern Ireland
1979 – Mother Teresa (26 August 1910 – 5 September 1997) India
1982 – Alva Myrdal (31 January 1902 – 1 February 1986) Sweden
1991 – Aung San Suu Kyi (born 19 June 1945) Burma
1992 – Rigoberta Menchú Tum (born 9 January 1959) Guatemala
1997 – Jody Williams (born October 9, 1950) United States
2003 – Shirin Ebadi (born 21 June 1947) Iran
2004 – Wangari Muta Maathai (1 April 1940 – 25 September 2011) Kenya
2011 – Tawakkol Karman (born 7 February 1979) Yemen
2011 – Leymah Gbowee (born 1 February 1972) Liberia
2011 – Ellen Johnson Sirleaf (born 29 October 1938) Liberia

Three Women Win Nobel Peace Prize for 2011

2014 – Malala Yousafzai (born 12 July 1997) Pakistan

Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel

2009 – Elinor Ostrom (August 7, 1933 – June 12, 2012) United States

You can find information on each of these women at The Official Website of the Nobel Prize.