|Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize|
|Number:||15 - 0|
|Name:||Lester B Pearson|
|Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 1957|
|Motivation:||Lester Bowles Pearson was nominated for his effective contribution to the organization of a firm structure of peace an international organization. Pearson has been largely responsible for the growth of Canadas influence in world affairs, and has on several occasions played a leading role as mediator and negotiator in the crises which the United Nations has had to face.|
|Profession:||President Univers. of British Columbia, Member of the Court of Arbitration, Haag|
|University:||University of British Columbia|
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