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

Year: 1947
Number: 15-1
   
Nominee:  
Sir Alfred Zimmern
M
1879
Sociologist
University College of Wales, Cornell (USA), Oxford
GB (UNITED KINGDOM)
   
Motivation: Zimmern was an important contributor to the founding of United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).
   
Nominator:
 
Daniel Lagache
M
Dean of the Faculty of Philosophy at the University of Strasbourg
Strasbourg
Strasbourg
FR (FRANCE)
   
Evaluation:
   
Evaluator 1:  
August Schou
M
   
Comment: Zimmern was a foreign affairs specialist, and he was also a firm supporter of world government.
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