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

Year: 1928
Number: 16-1
   
Nominee:  
Nikolaos Sokrates Politis
M
1872
1942
Former Greek Foreign Minister. Professor of Law
Aix-en-Provence, Poitiers, Paris
Paris
FR (FRANCE)
   
Motivation: Politis promoted peace, disarmament and international law through his scientific authorship. He became Greek Foreign Minister in 1916, he attended the Paris Peace Conference in 1919. He represented Greece in the League of Nations, where he contributed to the drafting of the Geneva Protocol in 1924. The nominator emphasized the fact that no Greek had ever before received the Nobel Peace Prize.
   
Nominator:
 
St. P. Seferiades
M
Professor.Member of the Court of Arbitration, the Institute of International Law
Athens
Athens
GR (GREECE)
   
Evaluation:
   
Evaluator 1:  
Frede Castberg
M
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