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

Year: 1901
Number: 7-6
   
Nominee:  
Jean Henry Dunant
M
1828
1910
Founder of the International Committee of the Red Cross
CH (SWITZERLAND)
Pea 1901 »
   
Motivation: Dunant was one of the founders of the International Committee of the Red Cross and he was the initiator of the Geneva Convention.
   
Nominator:
 
Samuel Baart de la Faille
M
Member of the Commission of the Permanent International Peace Bureau
The Hague
NL (NETHERLANDS)
   
Evaluation:
   
Evaluator 1:  
Christian Lous Lange
M
   
Comment: Dr. de la Faille wanted to draw the Norwegian Nobel Committee's attention to the following candidates as worthy recipients of the peace prize: 1. the International Peace Bureau and Ducommun 2. Passy 3. Dunant 4. Suttner 5. Bloch 6. ten Kate.
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