|Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize|
|Number:||1 - 2|
|Profession:||Veteran peace worker. Member of the Council of the Inter-Parliamentary Union and the Commission of the Peace Bureau.|
|Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 1908|
|Profession:||Pioneer peace worker. Organizer of peace societies and congresses. Co-founder of the Interparliamentary Union.|
|Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 1901|
|Motivation:||Bajer promoted Nordic neutrality and brotherhood. He was one of the initiators and founders of the Permanent International Peace Bureau, and he was the first president of the Peace Bureau. Bajer was also member of the council of the Inter-Parliamentary Union. He organized peace work both in Denmark and internationally, both popular peace movements and parliamentary peace work. Bajer was Scandinavia's most prominent peace advocate. Passy's career as a peace worker began in 1856 with his opposition to the Crimean War. In 1867 he founded the first French peace society (Ligue internationale et permanente de la paix). Passy promoted free trade, pacifism, international law and arbitration. As a member of parliament (1881-1889), Passy also contributed to the founding of the Inter-Parliamentary Union.|
|Profession:||Member of parliament|
|Comments:||Hanssen was a member of the Norwegian Nobel Committee from 1913 to 1939.|
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