|Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize|
|Number:||4 - 1|
|Profession:||Member of the UN Human Rights Commission, delegate to the General Assembly.|
|Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 1968|
|Motivation:||Cassin was nominated for his contribution to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.|
|Name:||Edgar Algernon Robert Gascoyne Viscount Cecil of Chelwood|
|Profession:||Member of the British parliament (House of Lords). Nobel Peace Prize laureate 1937.|
|Country:||UNITED KINGDOM (GB)|
|Comments:||Lord Cecil of Chelwood suggested a prize divided between Cassin and Eleanor Roosevelt. Eleanor Roosevelt was chairman of the Human Rights Commission and Cassin was vice-chairman.|
Thirteen laureates were awarded a Nobel Prize in 2021, for achievements that have conferred the greatest benefit to humankind.
Their work and discoveries range from the Earth’s climate and our sense of touch to efforts to safeguard freedom of expression.
See them all presented here.