Nomination archive


Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize
Year:1947
Number:4 - 3
 
Nominee:
Name:Mahatma Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1869
Year, Death:1948
Profession:Jurist. Leader of Indian nationalist, independence and social justice movements
City:Delhi
Country:INDIA (IN)
 
Motivation:Gandhi advocated racial, social and political peace, and he was "a living incarnation of the ideal of peace itself" while leading the Indian nationalist movement in a non-violent struggle against British rule.
 
Nominator:
Name:Govindh Bhallabh Panth
Gender:M
Profession:Premier of the United Provinces
City:Bombay (Mumbai)
Country:INDIA (IN)
 
 

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