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The Nomination Database for the
Nobel Peace Prize, 1901-1956

Year Nominator Nominee(s) Motivation  
1908 Streit Martens Martens advocated international arbitration and he also worked to establish a codification of the laws of war. He often acted as mediator in disputes between European states. Author of the book "La paix et la guerre". Show »
1923 7 Professors of Law at the University of Athens The Greek Red Cross (Croix-Rouge Hellénique) Croix-Rouge Hellénique was nominated for its efforts to aid refugees from Asia Minor and Thrace (Thracia). Show »
1923 Carapanos The Greek Red Cross (Croix-Rouge Hellénique) Croix-Rouge Hellénique was nominated for its efforts to aid refugees from Asia Minor and Thrace (Thracia). Show »
1923 Politis The Greek Red Cross (Croix-Rouge Hellénique) Croix-Rouge Hellénique was nominated for its efforts to aid refugees from Asia Minor and Thrace (Thracia). Show »
1923 The Greek Foreign Minister The Greek Red Cross (Croix-Rouge Hellénique) Croix-Rouge Hellénique was nominated for its efforts to aid refugees from Asia Minor and Thrace (Thracia). Show »
1925 Petimezas Weiss Weiss was nominated for his contribution to the development of international law, mainly through his extensive scientific writings on international civil law. He promoted mediation, a permanent international court of arbitration and sanctions in order to observe the rules of international law. Weiss was member of several juridical associations, including Institut de France, Institut de Droit International, and the International Court of Arbitration at The Hague. Show »
1928 Seferiades Politis Politis promoted peace, disarmament and international law through his scientific authorship. He became Greek Foreign Minister in 1916, he attended the Paris Peace Conference in 1919. He represented Greece in the League of Nations, where he contributed to the drafting of the Geneva Protocol in 1924. The nominator emphasized the fact that no Greek had ever before received the Nobel Peace Prize. Show »
1929 Andréadès Union des Associations pour la Société des Nations Union des Associations pour la Société des Nations was founded in 1919 as a debate forum for the League of Nations. Its aim was to reach a decision on how to organize the League of Nations. The Union prepared cases for the League of Nations, and it contributed to increased understanding between the national associations of the League. Show »
1931 Professors of Law at the University of Athens Conférence balkanique Show »
1932 Bacalbassi Papanastassiou Papanastassiou was nominated for his efforts to further peace and cooperation between the Balkan states. His idea of a Balkan union was adopted by the 7th Peace Congress in Athens and Delphi in 1929. In 1930 Papanastassiou organized and presided over the first Balkan Conference in Athens and Delphi. He also advocated disarmament, the League of Nations and inter-parliamentary cooperation. Show »
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