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Nobel Prize in Literature: List of winners since 1986

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Harold Pinter is the second British winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature in the last five years.

2005: Harold Pinter (Britain)

2004: Elfriede Jelinek (Austria)

2003: J.M. Coetzee (South Africa)

2002: Imre Kertesz (Hungary)

2001: V.S. Naipaul (Britain)

2000: Gao Xingjian (France)

1999: Guenter Grass (Germany)

1998: Jose Saramago (Portugal)

1997: Dario Fo (Italy)

1996: Wislawa Szymborska (Poland)

1995: Seamus Heaney (Ireland)

1994: Kenzaburo Oe (Japan)

1993: Toni Morrison (USA)

1992: Derek Walcott (St Lucia)

1991: Nadine Gordimer (South Africa)

1990: Octavio Paz (Mexico)

1989: Camilo José Cela (Spain)

1988: Naguib Mahfouz (Egypt)

1987: Joseph Brodsky (USA)

1986: Wole Soyinka (Nigeria)

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