Nomination archive


Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize
Year:1939
Number:10 - 1
 
Nominee:
Name:Cordell Hull
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1871
Year, Death:1955
Profession:Secretary of State (1933-44).
City:Washington, DC
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 1945
 
Motivation:Hull was nominated for his efforts to improve relations between the USA and Latin America. He encouraged détente and a spirit of peace on the American continent through his Pan-American policy, the so-called "Good Neighbor Policy". Hull also made efforts to establish a liberal economic policy and to remove international trade restrictions.
 
Nominator:
Name:Carlos Saavedra Lamas
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1878
Year, Death:1959
Profession:Nobel Peace Prize laureate 1936.
City:Buenos Aires
Country:ARGENTINA (AR)
 
Comments: The nomination was dated 7th of February 1938 and was submitted by the Argentine Minister to Stockholm.
 

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