Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates

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

Year Nominator Nominee(s) Motivation  
1935 The Cuban government de Mello Franco De Mello Franco was nominated for his role as mediator in the conflict between Colombia and Peru. Show »
1936 de Bustamante Cosentini Show »
1938 The Cuban Government Hull Hull was nominated for his efforts to improve relations between the USA and Latin America. He encouraged détente and a spirit of peace on the American continent through his Pan-American policy, the so-called "Good Neighbor Policy". Hull also made efforts to establish a liberal economic policy and to remove international trade restrictions. Show »
1948 Lavin de Bustamante y Sirvén The nominators emphasized Bustamante's contribution to the development of international law, and also his achievements as a judge of the Permanent Court of International Justice. Show »
1949 Lavin de Bustamante y Sirvén Bustamante advocated international co-operation, especially in Latin America. He wanted to use international law as a means to achieve mutual understanding and to establish a common law system that could be used to solve international disputes. Show »
1956 Vibora James He has discovered the fundamentals of peace amongst the various races whose Creeds differ, namely - accepting the one Harmonizing Fact of One Great Spirit. Show »
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