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Nobel Peace Prize, 1901-1956

Year Nominator Nominee(s) Motivation  
1921 von Törne Hoover Hoover was the chief Allied relief administrator during World War I (1914-1919) and later chairman of the Commission for Relief in Belgium. He was appointed national food administrator to stimulate production and conserve supplies when the USA entered into the war. Show »
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