Nomination archive


Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize
Year:1955
Number:22 - 1
 
Nominee:
Name:Jawaharlal (Pandit) Nehru
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1889
Year, Death:1964
Profession:First prime minister of independent India (1947-1964)
City:Delhi
Country:INDIA (IN)
 
Motivation:Nehru established parliamentary government in India, and he had been one of the principal leaders of the independence movement. He was nominated for his neutralist foreign policy and for upholding the same principles as Gandhi.
 
Nominator:
Name:Edmond Privat
Gender:M
Profession:Professor
University:University of Neuchâtel
City:Neuchâtel
Country:SWITZERLAND (CH)
 
Comments: Was also evaluated in 1950, 1951 and 1954. August Schou also wrote an additonal evaluation in 1953
 

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