Nomination archive


Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize
Year:1913
Number:31 - 1
 
Nominee 1:
Name:Adolf Richter
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1839
Year, Death:1914
Profession:Professor. Member of the Commission of the Permanent International Peace Bureau
City:Pforzheim
Country:GERMANY (DE)
 
Nominee 2:
Name:Felix Stone Moscheles
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1833
Year, Death:1917
Profession:Member of the Commission of the Permanent International Peace Bureau
City:London
Country:UNITED KINGDOM (GB)
 
Motivation:Richter was chairman of the German Peace Association. One of the central figures of the early German peace movement. He attended international peace conferences and presided over the peace conference in Hamburg in 1897. Moscheles had been working for peace since he became a member of the Peace Association in 1878. Member of the Committee of the International Arbitration and Peace Association in 1880 and executive chairman of the Association from 1897. Promoted peace, international arbitration and pacifism.
 
Nominator:
Name:Ludwig Quidde
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1858
Year, Death:1941
Profession:Member of the Commission of the Permanent International Peace Bureau
City:Munich
Country:GERMANY (DE)
 
Comments: Both Richter and Moscheles were on the short list, but no new evaluations were requested. Quidde made two nominations: an equally divided prize between Richter and Mocheles, or, an undivided prize for Richter.
 

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