Nomination archive


Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize
Year:1915
Number:2 - 4
 
Nominee:
Name:Sir Ralph Norman Angell Lane
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1872
Year, Death:1967
Profession:Journalist, editor, author and lecturer.
Country:UNITED KINGDOM (GB)
Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 1933
 
Motivation:Angell was nominated for his book "The Great Illusion" (1910). He claimed that it was an illusion that war could be profitable to a nation, and he also maintained that this illusion was going to lead Europe into a state of war.
 
Nominator:
Name:Joseph A Pease
Gender:M
Profession:Member of the British parliament
Country:UNITED KINGDOM (GB)
 
Comments: Pease nominated Norman Angell (Ralph N.A. Lane) for the reserved prize of 1914. He nominated the Peace Society for the prize of 1915.
 

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