|Name:||Gabriela (Lucile) Mistral (Godoy y Alcayaga)|
|Received prize:||lit 1945 »|
|Name:||Yolando Pino Saavedra|
|Profession:||Author, professor of literature and aesthetics|
|Affiliation:||University of Santiago|
|Comment:||Gabriella Mistral: pen-name of Lucile Godoy y Alcayaga.
G. Mistral was nominated by L. Galdames and Y. Pino Saavedra. The nomination was supported by members of the German-Chilean Cultural Institute in Santiago, and also by representatives of many countries of Central and South America.