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

Year Nominator Nominee(s) Motivation  
1947 Panth Gandhi Gandhi advocated racial, social and political peace, and he was "a living incarnation of the ideal of peace itself" while leading the Indian nationalist movement in a non-violent struggle against British rule. Show »
1950 Majundar Chauduri Chauduri was nominated for his book "A Constitution for World Government". Show »
1950 Sen Aurobindo Show »
1950 Sivasubranian Nehru Nehru established parliamentary government in India, and he had been one of the principal leaders of the independence movement. He was nominated for his neutralist foreign policy and for upholding the same principles as Gandhi. Show »
1950 Venkatarangaiya Nehru Nehru established parliamentary government in India, and he had been one of the principal leaders of the independence movement. He was nominated for his neutralist foreign policy and for upholding the same principles as Gandhi. Show »
1950 Venkatarangaiya Radhakrishnan Show »
1951 Majundar Chauduri Show »
1951 Professors at the University of Madras (Shrinavala Sarma) Nehru Nehru established parliamentary government in India, and he had been one of the principal leaders of the independence movement. He was nominated for his neutralist foreign policy and for upholding the same principles as Gandhi. Show »
1953 Duraiswasni Radhakrisnan For his attempt to achieve a détente in the east/west situation Show »
1955 Shaffee Mendés-France For his effort in negotiations ending the Indochina War. Show »
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