|Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize|
|Number:||12 - 4|
|Profession:||Veteran peace leader. Historian. Journalist. Chairman of the German Peace Society.|
|Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 1927|
|Motivation:||Quidde joined the German Peace Society in 1892 (chairman 1914-1929), and in 1894 he founded a peace association in Munich. He was a prominent advocate of peace and pacifism. From 1907 to 1919 Quidde was a liberal member of the Bavarian parliament and member of the Inter-Parliamentary Union. In 1919 he joined the Democratic Party and from 1919 to 1920 he served as a member of the National Assembly. He denounced the German war-guilt clause of the Versailles Treaty and he opposed the revival of German militarism. He was chairman of the German Peace Cartel 1921-29. Quidde advocated German admittance to the League of Nations.|
|Profession:||Lawyer. Member of the Commission of the Permanent International Peace Bureau.|
|Comments:||Quidde was on the short list, but no new evaluation was requested. Breslau was part of Germany. In August 1945 Breslau became part of Poland and the name was changed to Wroclaw.|
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