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

Year: 1955
Number: 30-1
   
Nominee:  
William Tubman
M
1895
1971
President in Liberia
Monrovia
LR (LIBERIA)
   
Motivation: For pacifing the warring tribes of Liberia and proclaiming a policy of National Unification based upon politico-economic and social justice and equality, regardless of racial origin, religious creed or economic status.
   
Nominator:
 
Several Members of Liberian Parliament
Monrovia
LR (LIBERIA)
   
Evaluation: No
   
Comment: Tubman is most known by his politcal "National Unification Policy" and economiic "Open Door Policy". Hs was presdent for 27 years (1944-1971).
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