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

Year: 1932
Number: 22-2
   
Nominee:  
Alexander Papanastassiou
M
1879
1936
Professor of Jurisprudence. Former Greek Prime Minister
Athens
Athens
GR (GREECE)
   
Motivation: Papanastassiou was nominated for his efforts to further peace and cooperation between the Balkan states. His idea of a Balkan union was adopted by the 7th Peace Congress in Athens and Delphi in 1929. In 1930 Papanastassiou organized and presided over the first Balkan Conference in Athens and Delphi. He also advocated disarmament, the League of Nations and inter-parliamentary cooperation.
   
Nominator:
 
A Bacalbassi
M
Member of the Greek parliament
Athens
GR (GREECE)
   
Evaluation: No
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