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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1961

For his discoveries of the physical mechanism of stimulation within the cochlea
Name - Georg von Békésy
Date of birth - 3 June 1899
Institutions - Harvard University Cambridge, MA, USA
Country - USA

Description - Georg von Békésy was a Hungarian biophysicist born in Budapest.In 1961, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his research on the function of the cochlea in the mammalian hearing organ.