Nobel Prize is one of the most coveted awards in the world. Alfred Nobel, the inventor of dynamite wished to give his share of fortune in the form of prizes in the filed of Peace, Medicine or physiology, Physics, Chemistry and Literature. In 1895, November he signed his last will which stated this. Since 1901, his wish is being carried out by the Sweden. The unique factor about the Nobel Prize is the fact that one cannot nominate himself or herself for the award. It has to come in the form of recommendation. Looking back at its history there are many interesting facts about the Nobel Prize which many may not know.