Alfred Nobel

Alfred Bernhard Nobel

(21 Oct 1833 – 10 Dec 1896 @@>~~)

Swedish chemist, engineer, innovator & armaments manufacturer

He was the inventor of dynamite

He also owned BOFORS, which he had redirected from its previous role as an iron & steel producer to a major manufacturer of cannon & other armaments

After seeing how much damage the dynamite caused, he used his fortune to institute the Nobel Prizes…

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