The International Balzan Prize Foundation awards four annual monetary prizes to people or organisations who have made outstanding achievements in the fields of humanities, natural sciences, culture, as well as for endeavours for peace and the brotherhood of man.
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... See also List of Balzan Prize recipients Noted recipients are Pope John XXIII (1962), Andrey Kolmogorov (1962), Paul Hindemith (1962), Jean Piaget (1979), Jorge Luis Borges (1980), Edward Shils (1983), Jan Hendrik ...
... Charles Coulston Gillispie (1940) – 1997 Balzan Prize George Sarton Medal Pfizer Award professor, history of science, Emeritus, Princeton University Russell J ... Hemley (1977) – physicist 2005 Balzan Prize (with Ho-Kwang Mao) Director, Carnegie Institution for Science National Academy of Sciences ...
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