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Nobel Peace Prize, 1901-1956

Year Nominator Nominee(s) Motivation  
1920 3 members of the Mexican Senate Wilson Wilson advocated international law and arbitration. In January 1917 he had made an unsuccessful attempt to persuade the belligerents to end the war, calling for a "peace without victory". After the USA had entered the war, Wilson outlined his view on a post-war settlement through his "Fourteen points". These became the guiding principles for the Paris Peace Conference (1919-20), and included the establishment of the League of Nations. However, Wilson failed to obtain ratification of the Treaty of Versailles, and the USA did not join the League of Nations. Show »
1935 Members of the Mexican parliament de Mello Franco De Mello Franco was nominated for his role as mediator in the conflict between Colombia and Peru. Show »
1935 The Mexican government de Mello Franco De Mello Franco was nominated for his role as mediator in the conflict between Colombia and Peru. Show »
1935 The Mexican Senate de Mello Franco De Mello Franco was nominated for his role as mediator in the conflict between Colombia and Peru. Show »
1939 The Mexican Chamber of Deputies Benes Benes advocated peace, justice and international law in the League of Nations while serving as Czechoslovakian Foreign Minister, and he continued to promote peace when he became president of Czechoslovakia. Show »
1946 de Los Rios Coudenhove-Kalergi Coudenhove-Kalergi was nominated for his idea of a "united states of Europe". Show »
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