Nobelprize.org
Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates

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

Year: 1901
Number: 7-8
   
Nominee:  
Jean Henri (Henry) Dunant
M
1828
1910
Founder of the International Committee of the Red Cross
Pea 1901 »
   
Motivation: Dunant was one of the founders of the International Committee of the Red Cross and he was the initiator of the Geneva Convention.
   
Nominator:
 
3 professors at the University of Brussels
M
Professors of History
Brussels
Brussels
BE (BELGIUM)
   
Evaluation:
   
Evaluator 1:  
Christian Lous Lange
M
   
Comment: The professors were: Leclére, Vauder Rinsere and Pergameny.
Share this:
To cite this page
MLA style: "Nomination Database - Peace". Nobelprize.org. Nobel Media AB 2013. Web. 17 Apr 2014. <http://www.nobelprize.org/nomination/archive/peace/nomination.php?action=show&showid=3248>

Recommended:

On 27 November 1895 Alfred Nobel signed his last will in Paris.

 

Try to save some patients and learn about human blood types!

 

Discover the 2012 awarded research on stem cells and cell signalling.