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

Year: 1956
Number: 6-1
   
Nominee:  
Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi
M
1894
1972
Count
Tokyo
JP (JAPAN)
   
Motivation: For his work in the cause of European unity.
   
Nominator:
 
Erich Mende
M
M.P.
Bonn
DE (GERMANY)
   
Evaluation: No
   
Comment: Count Richard von Coudenhove-Kalergi was born in Tokyo as the son of the Austrian/Hungarian ambassador and a Japanese mother. He was the founder of the Paneuropean-union, the first movement for a united Europe. He died in Austria. After Coundehove-Kalergi's death the former Crown Prince of Austria/Hungary became the Paneuropeans-union's president.
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