Nomination archive


Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize
Year:1905
Number:14 - 2
 
Nominee:
Name:Louis Renault
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1843
Year, Death:1918
Profession:Professor of International Law. Member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration and the Institute of International Law
University:Sorbonne
City:Paris
Country:FRANCE (FR)
Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 1907
 
Motivation:Renault was nominated for his work to promote international law. He contributed greatly in establishing the field as a respected academic discipline, and published several major works together with his colleague Lyon-Caen. Renault represented France at numerous international conferences, and he was considered an important factor to the success of the Peace Conference at The Hague in 1899.
 
Nominator:
Name:Ernest Lehr
Gender:M
Profession:Professor of Law. Member of the Institute of International Law
City:Lausanne
Country:SWITZERLAND (CH)
 
Comments: Lehr supported Lyon-Caen's nomination.
 

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