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

Year: 1905
Number: 16-5
   
Nominee:  
Baroness Bertha Sophie F von Suttner
F
1843
1914
Author. Vice president of the Permanent International Peace Bureau.
Vienna
AT (AUSTRIA)
Pea 1905 »
   
Motivation: Suttner was the author of the novel "Die Waffen nieder" (Lay Down Your Arms), the most important antiwar novel of the period. She was the founder and president of the Austrian Peace Society (1891), and she contributed to the foundation of the Permanent International Peace Bureau (1891). Suttner was nominated for her contribution to the international peace movement.
   
Nominator:
 
Franz von Kemény
M
Member of the Commission of the Permanent International Peace Bureau.
Budapest
HU (HUNGARY)
   
Evaluation:
   
Evaluator 1:  
Halvdan Koht
M
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