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in Peace, 1901-1956

Year: 1934
Number: 8-1
   
Nominee:  
Mariano Hilario Cornejo
M
1867
1942
Diplomat and jurist. Professor of Law and Sociology.
Lima
PE (PERU)
   
Motivation: Cornejo worked for a peaceful solution to the conflicts between Bolivia and Paraguay, and between Peru and Colombia. He had written "La lutte pour la paix" (1933) and "L'équilibre des continents" (1932). Cornejo contributed greatly to international peace work, but mostly he advocated peace in Latin America.
   
Nominator:
 
Jacob Ørbæk
M
Member of the Norwegian parliament
Oslo
NO (NORWAY)
   
Evaluation: No
   
Comment: Ørbæk emphasized that it would be of utmost significance if the peace prize were given to a representative of the Latin American continent.
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