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The Nobel Peace Prize 1961
Dag Hammarskjöld

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The Nobel Peace Prize 1961

Dag Hjalmar Agne Carl Hammarskjöld

Dag Hjalmar Agne Carl Hammarskjöld

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The Nobel Peace Prize 1961 was awarded to Dag Hammarskjöld.

Dag Hammarskjöld was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize posthumously. From 1974, the Statutes of the Nobel Foundation stipulate that a Nobel Prize cannot be awarded posthumously.

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