Alfred Nobel

He was born in Stockholm on October 21, 1833.

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He was the third son of Immanuel Nobel, an inventor and engineer and a graduate of the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, and Karolina Andriette Nobel, née Ahlsell. The couple had eight children, but only four sons (Alfred, Robert, Ludvig and Emil) reached adulthood.