|Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize|
|Number:||19 - 22|
|Profession:||Pioneer peace worker. Organizer of peace societies and congresses. Co-founder of the Interparliamentary Union.|
|Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 1901|
|Name:||William Randal Cremer|
|Profession:||Member of parliament. Secretary of the International Arbitration League. Co-founder of the Inter-Parliamentary Union.|
|Country:||UNITED KINGDOM (GB)|
|Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 1903|
|Motivation:||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. Cremer established the International Arbitration League in 1870. He initiated an arbitration treaty between Great Britain and the USA. Cremer organized and promoted inter-parliamentary peace conferences, and he was editor of the journal "The Arbitrator". He was the only labor leader in the peace movement. Cremer was also one of the founders of the Inter-Parliamentary Union.|
|Name:||S van Houten|
|Profession:||Cabinet Minister. Member of the Inter-Parliamentary Council.|
|Comments:||Passy began working for peace during the Crimean War, but he did not involve himself more actively in peace work until 1867.|
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