|Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize|
|Number:||41 - 6|
|Name:||Walther Adrian Schücking|
|Profession:||Professor of Law. Member of the Permanent Court of International Justice.|
|University:||Philipps University of Marburg|
|Motivation:||Schücking promoted international law and arbitration. He had been associated with the Institute of International Law since 1910. After WWI Schücking became a leading member of the "Deutsche Liga für den Völkervorbund" and he worked primarily on a draft of a covenant for the League of Nations. He was a member of the German delegation to the Versailles peace negotiations. In 1919 Schücking initiated the founding of a new German Inter-Parliamentary Group, over which he presided. He was also a member of the Council of the Inter-Parliamentary Union.|
|Profession:||Former professor of history. Nobel Peace Prize laureate 1927.|
|Comments:||Schücking was on the short list, but no new evaluation was requested. Quidde nominated both Schücking and the Permanent International Peace Bureau, the latter being his primary choice.|
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