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Nobel Peace Prize winners

The Nobel Peace Prize is a tremendous honor bestowed on individuals or groups who have helped aid in the fight for world peace. Here is a list of those who have been awarded.

1901 - Jean Henri Dunant
1901 - Frederic Passy (France)
1902 - Elie Ducommun (Switzerland) and Charles Albert Gobat
1903 - Sir William Randal Cremer (UK)
1904 - Institut de droit international (Gent, Belgium)
1905 - Bertha Sophie Felicitas Baronin von Suttner, née Countess Kinsky von Chinic und Tettau (Austria-Hungary)
1906 - Theodore Roosevelt (USA)
1907 - Ernesto Teodoro Moneta (Italy)
1907 - Louis Renault
1908 - Klas Pontus Arnoldson (Sweden)
1908 - Fredrik Bajer (Denmark)
1909 - Auguste Marie Francois Beernaert (Belgium)
1909 - Paul-Henri-Benjamin d’Estournelles de Constant
1910 - Bureau International Permanent de la Paix (Permanent International Peace Bureau), Berne
1911 - Tobias Michael Carel Asser (Netherlands)
1911 - Alfred Hermann Fried (Austria-Hungary)
1912 - Elihu Root (USA)
1913 - Henri la Fontaine (Belgium)
1914 - not awarded
1915 - not awarded
1916 - not awarded
1917 - International Red Cross, Geneva
1918 - Not awarded
1919 - Woodrow Wilson (USA)
1920 - Leon Victor Auguste Bourgeois
1921 - Hjalmar Branting (Sweden)
1921 - Christian Lous Lange (Norway)
1922 - Fridtjof Nansen (Norway)
1923 - Not awarded
1924 - Not awarded
1925 - Sir Austen Chamberlain (UK)
1925 - Charles Gates Dawes (USA)


1926 - Aristide Briand
1926 - Gustav Stresemann (Germany)
1927 - Ferdinand Buisson
1927 - Ludwig Quidde (Germany)
1928 - Not awarded
1929 - Frank B. Kellogg (USA)
1930 - Archbishop Lars Olof Nathan (Jonathan) Söderblom (Sweden)
1931 - Jane Addams (USA)
1931 - Nicholas Murray Butler (USA)
1932 - Not awarded
1933 - Sir Norman Angell (Ralph Lane) (UK)
1934 - Arthur Henderson (UK)
1935 - Carl von Ossietzky (Germany)
1936 - Carlos Saavedra Lamas (Argentina)
1937 - The Viscount Cecil of Chelwood
1938 - Nansen International Office For Refugees, Geneva
1939 - Not awarded
1940 - Not awarded
1941 - Not awarded
1942 - Not awarded
1943 - Not awarded
1944 - International Committee of the Red Cross (awarded retroactively in 1945)
1945 - Cordell Hull (USA)
1946 - Emily Greene Balch (USA)
1946 - John R. Mott (USA)
1947 - The Friends Service Council (UK) and The American Friends Service Committee (USA)
1948 - Not awarded
1949 - The Lord Boyd-Orr (UK)
1950 - Ralph Bunche (USA)
1951 - Leon Jouhaux
1952 - Albert Schweitzer
1953 - American Secretary of State George Catlett Marshall
1954 - The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

1955 - Not awarded
1956 - Not awarded
1957 - Lester Bowles Pearson (Canada) future Prime Minister of Canada
1958 - Georges Pire (Belgium)
1959 - Philip Noel-Baker (UK)
1960 - Albert Lutuli (South Africa)
1961 - Dag Hammarskjöld (Sweden)
1962 - Linus Carl Pauling (USA)
1963 - International Committee of the Red Cross, Geneva
1963 - League of Red Cross Societies, Geneva
1964 - Martin Luther King Jr (USA)
1965 - United Nation’s International Children’s Education Fund (UNICEF)
1966 - Not awarded
1967 - Not awarded
1968 - Rene Cassin
1969 - International Labour Organization (I.L.O.), Geneva
1970 - Norman Borlaug (USA)
1971 - Chancellor Willy Brandt (West Germany)
1972 - Not awarded
1973 - Secretary of State Henry A. Kissinger (USA) and Foreign Minister Le Ðuc Tho (Vietnam, declined)
1974 - Sean Macbride (Ireland)
1974 - Eisaku Sato (Japan)
1975 - Andrei Dmitrievich Sakharov (USSR)
1976 - Betty Williams and Mairead Corrigan
1977 - Amnesty International, London
1978 - President Mohamed Anwar Al-Sadat (Egypt) and Prime Minister Menachem Begin (Israel)
1979 - Mother Teresa (India)
1980 - Adolfo Perez Esquivel (Argentina)
1981 - The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
1982 - Alva Myrdal (Sweden) and Alfonso Garcia Robles (Mexico)
1983 - Lech Walesa (Poland)
1984 - Bishop Desmond Mpilo Tutu (South Africa)

1985 - International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War, Boston
1986 - Elie Wiesel (USA)
1987 - President Oscar Arias Sanchez (Costa Rica)
1988 - United Nations Peace-Keeping Forces
1989 - Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama (Tibet)
1990 - President Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev (USSR)
1991 - Aung San Suu Kyi (Myanmar)
1992 - Rigoberta Menchú (Guatemala)
1993 - ANC President Nelson Mandela (South Africa) and President Frederik Willem de Klerk (South Africa)
1994 - PLO Chairman Yasser Arafat (Palestine), Foreign Minister Shimon Peres (Israel) and Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin (Israel)
1995 - Joseph Rotblat (Poland/UK) and the Pugwash Conferences On Science and World Affairs
1996 - Carlos Filipe Ximenes Belo and Jose Ramos-Horta
1997 - International Campaign to Ban Landmines (ICBL) and Jody Williams (USA)
1998 - John Hume and David Trimble (both Northern Ireland, UK)
1999 - Médecins Sans Frontières
2000 - President Kim Dae Jung (South Korea)
2001 - The United Nations and Secretary-General Kofi Annan (Ghana)
2002 - Jimmy Carter (USA) - former President of the United States
2003 - Shirin Ebadi (Iran)
2004 - Wangari Maathai (Kenya)
2005 - The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and Mohamed ElBaradei (Egypt)
2006 - Muhammad Yunus (Bangladesh) and Grameen Bank (Bangladesh)
2007 - United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change and Albert Gore "Al", Jr.
2008 - Martti Ahtisaari
2009 - Barack Obama
2010 - Liu Xiaobo

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