Nomination archive


Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize
Year:1951
Number:18 - 1
 
Nominee:
Name:Léon Jouhaux
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1879
Year, Death:1954
Profession:Veteran labor leader. Secretary general of the Confédération générale du travail.
Country:FRANCE (FR)
Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 1951
 
Motivation:Jouhaux promoted peace through his work in the French and the international labor movement. He was also one of the founders of the International Labor Organization.
 
Nominator:
Name:Gaston Monnerville
Gender:M
Profession:President of the French Senate
City:Paris
Country:FRANCE (FR)
 
 

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