Nobel Media AB 2020. Four women have won the prize: Curie, Maria Goeppert-Mayer (1963), Donna Strickland (2018), and Andrea Ghez (2020). The 17-year-old Malala, the youngest ever Nobel winner, and Kailash Satyarthi, 60, collected the award at a ceremony in Oslo City Hall on Wednesday. If, even then, the prize cannot be awarded, the amount shall be added to the Foundation’s restricted funds.” During World War I and II, fewer Nobel Prizes were awarded. Arthur Kornberg (father), Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine 1959. 1995 – Christiane NÃ¼sslein-Volhard Physiologists Predict Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine Winners. 7 minute read. Nobel Prize Winners in Physiology Or Medicine 1901-2013 ... Top 10 Youngest Nobel Prize Winners - Duration: 5:43. In the history of Nobel Prize winners, Frederick Banting is the youngest ever Medicine Laureate, whose age was 32 years at the time of accepting the award. In 1929, the Nobel Committee for Medicine engaged an expert who concluded that a further investigation in Freud was not necessary, since Freud’s work was of no proven scientific value. 1930: Karl Landsteiner (Classification of blood groups) Blood transfusions were known to be unsuccessful in the mid-1900 due to the incompatibility between the donorâs and patientâs blood. In 1932, Sir Charles Scott Sherrington and Edgar Douglas Adrian from United Kingdom won the award for their contribution regarding the working and functioning of neurons. The huge rise in human populations since then has been partially attributed to the use of Penicillin. Malala Yousafzai is the youngest Nobel Laureate who received the Peace Prize in 2014 at the age of just 17 years for her struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education. 5:43.