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

Year Nominator Nominee(s) Motivation  
1911 de Mello Rio Branco (Paranhos Jr) Nominated for his efforts to secure Brazil's borders through several boundary settlements and for his efforts to solve the conflicts between Brazil and its neighbouring countries. He also participated in the Brazilian abolitionist movement and he was directly engaged in 27 arbitration treaties. Show »
1916 Guanabara Coelho Show »
1924 Bevilaqua Instituto historico-geografico Brasileiro Show »
1924 Osorio Mendes Mendes was the leader of "Eglis positiviste" in Brazil Show »
1935 Members of the Brazilian parliament de Mello Franco De Mello Franco was nominated for his role as mediator in the conflict between Colombia and Peru. The nominators also emphasized that de Mello Franco had furthered international economic cooperation. Show »
1938 Azevedo / da Luz Pinto de Mello Franco Show »
1938 de Pimentel Brandao Hull Hull was nominated for his efforts to improve relations between the USA and Latin America. He encouraged détente and a spirit of peace on the American continent through his Pan-American policy, the so-called "Good Neighbor Policy". Hull also made efforts to establish a liberal economic policy and to remove international trade restrictions. Show »
1947 Jordan Harris Show »
1948 40 members of the Brazilian Senate Aranha Aranha was nominated for his peace efforts when he was serving as Brazilian ambassador to the USA, and for his work while serving as president of the UNO. Show »
1948 83 members of the Brazilian Chamber of Deputies Aranha Aranha was nominated for his peace efforts when he was serving as Brazilian ambassador to the USA, and for his work while serving as president of the UNO. Show »
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