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

Year Nominator Nominee(s) Motivation  
1901 de Macedo Descamps Descamps was nominated for his inter-parliamentary peace work. President of the sixth Inter-Parliamentary Peace Conference in Brussels in 1895, and Belgian delegate to the peace conference at The Hague in 1899. He was elected Secretary General of the Institute of International Law in 1900. Descamps wrote significant works on neutrality and disarmament, and he also contributed to the abolitionist movement. Show »
1901 Magalhães Lima Passy Passy's career as a peace worker began in 1856 with his opposition to the Crimean War. In 1867 he founded the first French peace society (Ligue internationale et permanente de la paix). Passy promoted free trade, pacifism, international law and arbitration. As a member of parliament (1881-1889), Passy also contributed to the founding of the Inter-Parliamentary Union. Show »
1901 The Portuguese Inter-Parliamentary Group The Inter-Parliamentary Union The Inter-Parliamentary Union promoted international arbitration and organized annual inter-parliamentary conferences. Show »
1907 7 members of the Portugese parliament Winteler de Weindeck Show »
1909 Terenas Magalhães Lima Show »
1910 Alcaçovas Winteler de Weindeck Show »
1910 de Bertiandos Winteler de Weindeck Show »
1920 Magelhães Lima The Permanent International Peace Bureau The Peace Bureau organized peace conferences, and it collected and published peace literature. It advocated peace, pacifism and international law. During WWI the Peace Bureau helped prisoners of war and other victims of the war. Show »
1935 da Motta de Mello Franco De Mello Franco was nominated for his role as mediator in the conflict between Colombia and Peru. Show »
1935 Members of the Portugese government de Mello Franco De Mello Franco was nominated for his role as mediator in the conflict between Colombia and Peru. Show »
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