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Ellen Johnson Sirleaf MP

Monrovia, Greater Monrovia, Montserrado, Liberia

Monrovia, Greater Monrovia, Montserrado, Liberia

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf (born 29 October 1938) is the 24th and current President of Liberia, in office since 2006. She served as Minister of Finance under President William Tolbert from 1979 until the 19...

3/13/2012 7/3/2016

Muhammad Yunus (Bengali: মুহাম্মদ ইউনূস; born 28 June 1940) is a Bangladeshi social entrepreneur, banker, econ...

4/12/2016 4/12/2016

Wangari Muta Maathai (1 April 1940 – 25 September 2011) was a Kenyan environmental and political activist. She was educated in the United States at Mount St. Scholastica (Benedictine College) an...

4/12/2016 4/12/2016

Xiaobo Liu, Nobel Peace Prize, 2010 MP

Jinzhou, Liaoning, China

Jinzhou, Liaoning, China

lLiu Xiaobo ] (Chinese: 刘晓波; pinyin: Liú Xiǎobō) (born 28 December 1955) is a Chinese literary critic, writer, professor, and human rights activist who called ...

4/12/2016 4/12/2016

William David Trimble, Baron Trimble, PC (born 15 October 1944), is a British politician who was the first First Minister of Northern Ireland from 1998 to 2002, and the leader of the Ulster Unionist Pa...

4/12/2016 4/12/2016

John Hume, KCSG (born 18 January 1937) is an Irish former politician from Derry, Northern Ireland. He was a founding member of the Social Democratic and Labour Party, and was co-recipient of the 1998 N...

4/12/2016 4/12/2016

Jody Williams (born October 9, 1950) is an American political activist known around the world for her work in banning anti-personnel landmines, her defense of human rights – especially those of ...

4/12/2016 4/12/2016

Sir Joseph (Józef) Rotblat KCMG CBE FRS (4 November 1908 – 31 August 2005) was a Polish physicist, a self-described "Pole with a British passport". Rotblat was the only physicist to leave...

4/12/2016 4/12/2016

Carlos Filipe Ximenes Belo SDB, GCL (born 3 February 1948) is an East Timorese Roman Catholic bishop. Along with José Ramos-Horta, he received the 1996 Nobel Peace Prize for work "towards a just...

4/12/2016 4/12/2016

Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev - Михаи́л Серге́евич Горб...

4/11/2016 4/11/2016

Alfonso García Robles (20 March 1911 – 2 September 1991) was a Mexican diplomat and politician who, in conjunction with Sweden's Alva Myrdal, received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1982. Gar...

4/11/2016 4/11/2016

Adolfo Pérez Esquivel (born November 26, 1931) is an Argentine human rights activist, community organizer, pacifist, art painter, writer and sculptor. He was the recipient of the 1980 Nobel Peac...

4/11/2016 4/11/2016

Mairead Maguire (born 27 January 1944), also known as Mairead Corrigan Maguire and formerly as Mairéad Corrigan, is a peace activist from Northern Ireland. She co-founded, with Betty Williams an...

4/11/2016 4/11/2016

Betty Williams, Nobel Peace Prize, 1976 MP

Texas, United States

Texas, United States

Betty Williams (born 22 May 1943) in the city of Belfast in Northern Ireland, is a co-recipient with Mairead Corrigan of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1976 for her work as a cofounder of Community of Peace ...

4/11/2016 4/11/2016

Eisaku Satō - 佐藤 榮作 (27 March 1901 – 3 June 1975) was a Japanese politician and the 39th Prime Minister of Japan, elected on 9 November 1964, and re-elected on...

4/11/2016 4/11/2016

Norman Ernest Borlaug (March 25, 1914 – September 12, 2009) was an American biologist, humanitarian and Nobel laureate who has been called "the father of the Green Revolution", "agriculture's gr...

4/9/2016 4/9/2016

Dominique Pire (full name: Georges Charles Clement Ghislain Pire; February 10, 1910 – January 30, 1969) was a Belgian Dominican friar whose work helping refugees in post-World War II Europe saw ...

4/9/2016 4/9/2016

Léon Jouhaux (1 July 1879 – 28 April 1954) was a French trade union leader who received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1951. Jouhaux was born in Pantin, Seine-Saint-Denis, France. Jouhaux's f...

4/9/2016 4/9/2016

John Baron Boyd-Orr MP (1880 - 1971)

John Boyd Orr, 1st Baron Boyd-Orr CH, DSO, MC, FRS (23 September 1880 – 25 June 1971), known as Sir John Boyd Orr from 1935 to 1949, was a Scottish teacher, doctor, biologist and politician who ...

4/9/2016 4/9/2016

Carl von Ossietzky (3 October 1889 – 4 May 1938) was a German pacifist and the recipient of the 1935 Nobel Peace Prize for his work in exposing the clandestine German re-armament.] He was convic...

4/9/2016 4/9/2016

Arthur Henderson PC (13 September 1863 – 20 October 1935) was a British iron moulder and Labour politician. He was the first Labour cabinet minister, won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1934 and, uniqu...

4/9/2016 4/9/2016

Sir Ralph Norman Angell (26 December 1872 – 7 October 1967) was an English lecturer, journalist, author, and Member of Parliament for the Labour Party. Angell was one of the principal founders...

4/9/2016 4/9/2016

Ferdinand Édouard Buisson (December 20, 1841 Paris - February 16, 1932 Thieuloy-Saint-Antoine) was a French academic, educational bureaucrat, pacifist and Radical-Socialist (left liberal) politi...

4/9/2016 4/9/2016

Léon Victor Auguste Bourgeois (21 May 1851 – 29 September 1925) was a French statesman. His ideas influenced the Radical Party regarding a wide range of issues. He promoted progressive ta...

4/9/2016 4/9/2016

Gustav Stresemann (10 May 1878 – 3 October 1929) was a German politician and statesman who served as Chancellor in 1923 (for a brief period of 102 days) and Foreign Minister 1923–1929, du...

4/7/2016 4/7/2016

Auguste Marie François Beernaert (26 July 1829 – 6 October 1912) was the 14th Prime Minister of Belgium from October 1884 to March 1894. Born in Ostend in 1829, he entered the faculty o...

4/7/2016 4/7/2016

Ludwig Quidde (March 23, 1858, Bremen – March 4, 1941) was a German pacifist who is mainly remembered today for his acerbic criticism of German Emperor Wilhelm II and a politician. Quidde's long...

10/11/2015 10/11/2015

Muhammad Anwar El Sadat , محمد أنور السادات‎ ( 25 December 1918 – 6 October 1981) ...

8/4/2007 10/10/2015

Menachem Begin (Hebrew: מנחם בגין, Polish: Mieczysław Biegun, Russian: Менахем В&#...

12/18/2007 10/10/2015

Mother Teresa was the founder of the Order of the Missionaries of Charity, a Roman Catholic congregation of women dedicated to helping the poor. Baptized on August 27, 1910, in Skopje, Macedonia, Mot...

10/10/2011 10/10/2015

Rigoberta Menchú Tum (Spanish: [riɣoˈβerta menˈtʃu]; born January 9, 1959) is an indigenous woman from the country of Guatemala, of the K'iche' ethnic group. M...

10/9/2015 10/9/2015

Aung San Suu Kyi MP AC (Burmese: ; MLCTS: aung hcan: cu. krany, IPA: [ʔàʊɴ sʰáɴ sṵ tɕì]; born 19 June 1945) is a Burmese opposition...

2/22/2009 10/9/2015

Is a Finnish politician, the tenth President of Finland (1994–2000), Nobel Peace Prize laureate and United Nations diplomat and mediator, noted for his international peace work. Ahtisaari was a ...

11/11/2008 10/9/2015

Kim Dae-jung (4 February 1924 – 18 August 2009) was President of South Korea from 1998 to 2003, and the 2000 Nobel Peace Prize recipient. He came to be called the "Nelson Mandela of Asia" for hi...

7/19/2011 10/9/2015

Albert Luthuli MP (c.1898 - 1967)

"Mvumbi"

Albert John Luthuli was born around 1898 in Bulawayo (Zimbabwe) where his father was a catechist teacher. His ancestral home was the Umvoti Mission Reserve. In 1908 the Luthuli family returned to Nat...

5/2/2015 5/2/2015

Ralph Johnson Bunche (/bʌntʃ/; August 7, 1904 (disputed) or 1903 – December 9, 1971) was an American political scientist, academic, and diplomat who received the 1950 Nobel Peace P...

5/17/2014 4/23/2015

Kalish Satyarthi, Nobel Peace Prize, 2014 MP

"Kailash Satyarthi"

New Delhi, Delhi, India

New Delhi, Delhi, India

Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi: "168M children are full-time child laborers..." CNN 8/2/2015 Kailash Satyarthi (Hindi: कैलाश सत्य&...

10/10/2014 10/10/2014

Malala Yousafzai, ملالہ یوسف زئی, Nobel Peace Prize, 2014 MP

""the Bravest Woman in the World"", ""the most Famous Teenager in the World"", "Education Activist"

On 10 October 2014, Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi were announced as the winners of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize, making Yousafzai the youngest Nobel laureate ever. Malala Yousafzai Wikipedia...

10/13/2013 10/10/2014

Philip John Noel-Baker , Baron Noel-Baker (1 November 1889 – 8 October 1982) was a British politician, diplomat, academic, an outstanding amateur athlete, and renowned campaigner for disarmament...

6/4/2014 6/4/2014

Nelson Mandela MP 100 (1918 - 2013)

"Madiba; Tata"

Nobel Laureate Nelson Mandela (fondly known by his amaXhosa clan name, ‘Madiba’), served 27 years in an Apartheid Prison on Robben Island, emerging to become South Africa’s first d...

5/3/2010 5/1/2014

Desmond Mpilo Tutu, Archbishop MP

Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

5/1/2014 5/1/2014

[ án_MacBride Seán MacBride ] (26 January 1904 – 15 January 1988) was an Irish government minister, a prominent international politician and a former Chief of Staff of the IRA.[1] ...

7/13/2010 10/14/2013

The Swedish bishop Nathan Söderblom (January 15, 1866-July 12, 1931), near the beginning and near the end of his illustrious career, found his name linked with that of another Swedish citizen of...

10/11/2007 10/12/2013

Aristide Briand (French: [a.ʁis.tid bʁi.jɑ̃]; 28 March 1862 – 7 March 1932) was a French statesman who served eleven terms as Prime Minister of France during the Fren...

7/11/2013 10/12/2013

Carl Hjalmar Branting MP (1860 - 1925)

16th Prime Minister of Sweden, Nobel Peace Prize 1921 Karl Hjalmar Branting (23 November 1860 – 24 February 1925) was a Swedish politician. He was the leader of the Swedish Social Democratic P...

1/7/2010 10/12/2013

Christian Lange , Champion of Internationalism. Shared the Peace Prize in 1921 with Hjalmar Branting. They both wanted to strengthen the new world organization the League of Nations. Christian Lous L...

1/22/2009 10/12/2013

Louis Renault (May 21, 1843 – February 8, 1918) was a French jurist and educator, the cowinner in 1907 (with Ernesto Teodoro Moneta) of the Nobel Prize for Peace. Renault was born at Autun. Fr...

10/12/2013 10/12/2013

Ernesto Teodoro Moneta ,  (born Sept. 20, 1833, Milan, Austrian Empire [now in Italy]—died Feb. 10, 1918, Milan, Italy), Italian journalist and international activist on behalf of peace (...

10/12/2013 10/12/2013

Sir William Randal Cremer MP (1828 - 1908)

Sir William Randal Cremer (18 March 1828 – 22 July 1908) usually known by his middle name "Randal", was an English Liberal Member of Parliament and pacifist. Cremer was elected as the Secretar...

10/11/2013 10/11/2013

[ Élie Ducommun (19 February 1833, Genf – 7 December 1906, Bern) was a peace activist. He is a winner of the 1902 Nobel Peace Prize, which he shared with Charles Albert Gobat. Born in G...

10/11/2013 10/11/2013

Charles Albert Gobat (May 21, 1843 – March 16, 1914) was a Swiss lawyer, educational administrator, and politician who jointly received the Nobel Peace Prize with Élie Ducommun in 1902 fo...

10/11/2013 10/11/2013

Jean Henri Dunant (May 8, 1828 – October 30, 1910), also known as Henry Dunant, was a Swiss businessman and social activist. During a business trip in 1859, he was witness to the aftermath of th...

10/11/2013 10/11/2013

Frédéric Passy (May 20, 1822 – June 12, 1912) was a French economist and a joint winner (together with Henry Dunant) of the first Nobel Peace Prize awarded in 1901. Biography B...

10/11/2013 10/11/2013

Klas Arnoldsson MP (1844 - 1916)

Födelseant Göteborgs domkyrkofs C:7 sid 615. Klas Pontus Arnoldsson (27 October 1844 – 20 February 1916) was a Swedish author, journalist, politician, and committed pacifist who ...

9/12/2013 9/17/2013

Alva Myrdal : Diplomat, Riksdagsledamot, Statsråd, Socialpolitiker, FN-tjänsteman Alva Myrdal (née Reimer; 31 January 1902 – 1 February 1986) was a Swedish sociologist and...

10/7/2008 9/12/2013

Andrei Dmitrievich Sakharov (Russian: Андре́й Дми́триевич Са&...

8/22/2013 9/12/2013

Fredrik Bajer (April 21, 1837 – January 22, 1922) was a Danish writer, teacher, and pacifist politician who received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1908 . The son of a clergyman, Bajer served as an ...

9/4/2013 9/5/2013

Paul-Henri-Benjamin Baluet d'Estournelles, baron de Constant de Rébecque (22 November 1852 – 15 May 1924), was a French diplomat and politician, advocate of international arbitration and ...

7/15/2013 7/15/2013

Lech Wałęsa, Prezydent RP MP

Gdańsk, Pomorskie, Poland

Gdańsk, Pomorskie, Poland

Lech Wałęsa – polityk i działacz związkowy, współzałożyciel i pierwszy przewodniczący „Solidarności”, opozycjo...

4/7/2013 4/7/2013

René Samuel Cassin (born 5 October 1887 in Bayonne, France; died 20 February 1976 in Paris, France) was a French jurist, law professor and judge. The son of a French-Jewish merchant, he served a...

11/1/2008 3/7/2013

Dalai Lama (丹增嘉措) Nobel Peace Prize 1989 MP

"Lhamo Döndrub", "Jetsun Jamphel Ngawang Lobsang Yeshe Tenzin Gyatso", "Holy Lord", "Gentle Glory", "Compassionate", "Defender of the Faith", "Ocean of Wisdom", "Yishin Norbu (Wish-Fulfilling Gem)", "Kyabgon (Saviour)", "Kundun - The Presence"

Biography Tenzin Gyatso - The 14th Dalai Lama Tenzin Gyatsos Photos Time Cover: April 20th, 1959 Escape From China 14th Dalai Lama , Jetsun Jamphel Ngawang Lobsang Yeshe Tenzin Gyatso born ...

12/13/2010 11/5/2012

Dr. Alfred Hermann Fried MP (1864 - 1921)

Alfred Hermann Fried geburt als Sohn von Samuel Fried und Berta geb. Engel; erste Wohnung Wien II., Leopoldstadt, Praterstrasse 3, 11 XI 1864 (Num. 626 ). The May 6, 1921 edition of Neue Freie Presse...

10/18/2012 10/18/2012

Linus Carl Pauling (February 28, 1901 – August 19, 1994) was an American chemist, biochemist, peace activist, author and educator. He was one of the most influential chemists in history and rank...

7/27/2009 7/13/2012

Barack H. Obama, 44th President of the USA MP 100

"Renegade", "Obie", "Barry"

Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States

Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States

Barack Hussein Obama II born August 4, 1961 in Honolulu, Hawaii, United States Nickname: Barry Barack Obama is the 44th President of the United States and the first African American to be elected t...

11/13/2007 7/13/2012

Carlos Saavedra Lamas (November 1, 1878 – May 5, 1959) was an Argentine academic and politician, and in 1936, the first Latin American Nobel Peace Prize recipient. Carlos Saavedra Lamas (Bue...

6/30/2008 7/13/2012

José Manuel Ramos-Horta (born 26 December 1949) was the President of East Timor from 20 May 2007 to 20 May 2012, the second since independence from Indonesia. He is a co-recipient of the 1996 No...

6/12/2012 6/12/2012

I HAVE A DREAM .... He was an American clergyman, activist, and prominent leader in the African American civil rights movement. He is best known for being an iconic figure in the advancement of civil...

10/5/2007 2/25/2012

Elie Wiesel KBE was a Romanian-born Jewish-American writer, professor, political activist, Nobel Laureate, and Holocaust survivor . Wiesel was born in Sighet (now Sighetu Marmației), Maramure&...

1/10/2009 2/25/2012

Kofi Atta Annan (born 8 April 1938) is a Ghanaian diplomat who served as the seventh Secretary-General of the UN from 1 January 1997 to 31 December 2006. Annan and the United Nations were the co-recipi...

6/22/2007 2/25/2012

Albert Arnold "Al" Gore, Jr. (born March 31, 1948) is an American environmental activist who served as the 45th Vice President of the United States from 1993 to 2001 under President Bill Clinton. He is...

9/7/2008 2/25/2012

Charles Gates Dawes (August 27, 1865 – April 23, 1951) was an American banker and politician who was the 30th Vice President of the United States. For his work on the Dawes Plan for World War I ...

1/14/2008 2/25/2012

Frank Billings Kellogg (December 22, 1856 – December 21, 1937) was an American lawyer, politician and statesman who served in the U.S. Senate and as U.S. Secretary of State. He co-authored the K...

3/5/2009 2/25/2012

Once noted as the "organizer of victory" by Winston Churchill for his leadership of the Allied victory in World War II, George Catlett Marshall (December 31, 1880 – October 16, 1959) was an Amer...

12/8/2010 2/25/2012

Dag Hammarskjöld MP (1905 - 1961)

Dag Hjalmar Agne Carl Hammarskjöld ( Dag Hammarskjöld (help·info)) (29 July 1905 – 18 September 1961) was a Swedish diplomat, economist and author. He was the second Sec...

9/22/2008 2/25/2012

Edgar Algernon Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 1st Viscount Cecil of Chelwood CH, PC, QC (14 September 1864 – 24 November 1958), known as Lord Robert Cecil from 1868 to 1923,[1] was a lawyer, politicia...

11/7/2010 2/25/2012

Thomas Woodrow Wilson (December 28, 1856 – February 3, 1924)[1] was the twenty-eighth President of the United States. A leading intellectual of the Progressive Era, he served as President of Pri...

5/25/2007 2/25/2012

Fridtjof Nansen, Nobel Peace Prize, 1922 MP (1861 - 1930)

"Frithjof"

Fridtjof Wedel-Jarlsberg Nansen (10 October 1861 – 13 May 1930) was a Norwegian explorer, scientist and diplomat. Nansen was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1922 for his work as a League of N...

3/7/2007 2/25/2012

Albert Schweitzer MP (1875 - 1965)

websites about him: following bio from: Albert Schweitzer (January 14, 1875-September 4, 1965) was born into an Alsatian family which for generations had been devoted to religion, music, and ed...

2/12/2007 2/25/2012

James E. "Jimmy" Carter, 39th President of the USA MP

Plains, Georgia, United States

Plains, Georgia, United States

President Carter's birthdate is October 1, 1924. He was named for his father, but never used any name but Jimmy. He served as the thirty-ninth President of the United States from 1977 to 1981, and ...

3/6/2007 2/25/2012

One of the most brilliant administrators in American history, Elihu Root was the prototype of the 20th century "wise man", who shuttled between high-level government positions in Washington, D.C. and p...

1/12/2009 2/25/2012

Cordell Hull (October 2, 1871 – July 23, 1955) was an American politician from the U.S. state of Tennessee. He is best-known as the longest-serving Secretary of State, holding the position for...

1/1/2009 2/25/2012

Nicholas Murray Butler (April 2, 1862 – December 7, 1947) was an American philosopher, diplomat, and educator. Butler was president of Columbia University, president of the Carnegie Endowment ...

7/1/2011 2/25/2012

Sir Joseph Austen Chamberlain, KG (16 October 1863 – 17 March 1937) was a British statesman and recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize. Early life and career Austen Chamberlain was born in Birming...

7/28/2007 2/25/2012

Emily Greene Balch (January 8, 1867 – January 9, 1961) was an American academic, writer, and pacifist who received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1946 (the prize that year was shared with John Mott), ...

3/16/2011 2/25/2012

John Raleigh Mott (May 25, 1865 – January 31, 1955) American leader of the YMCA and the World Student Christian Federation (WSCF). He received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1946 for his work in est...

7/1/2011 2/25/2012

Notes Affiliation politique : libéral Sources: Wikipedia Biography Lester Bowles "Mike" Pearson, PC, OM, CC, OBE (23 April 1897 – 27 December 1972) was a Canadian professor, h...

7/1/2011 2/25/2012

Henry Alfred Kissinger (born May 27, 1923) is a German-born American political scientist, diplomat, and recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize. He served as National Security Advisor and later concurrently...

7/21/2009 2/25/2012

Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt, 26th President of the USA MP (1858 - 1919)

"Teddy", "Teddy Bear", "Theodore /Roosevelt /", "Pres Theodore /Roosevelt/"

Theodore Roosevelt became the first American President to take seriously the concept of the preservation of nature. As President from 1901 to 1909, he designated 150 National Forests, the first 51 Fede...

3/25/2007 2/25/2012

Yitzhak Rabin 5th Prime Minister of Israel Yitzhak Rabin (Hebrew: יִצְחָק רַבִּין ‎) (1 Marc...

10/18/2007 2/25/2012

Jerusalem, Israel

Statesman, Nobel Prize Laureate, Former Prime Minister, and Ninth President of the State of Israel Shimon Peres (Hebrew: שמעון פרס‎, bor...

4/11/2007 2/25/2012

Willy Brandt MP (1913 - 1992)

"Willy Brandt", "Gunnar Gaasland"

Willy Brandt , born Herbert Ernst Karl Frahm (German pronunciation: [ˈvɪli ˈbʁant]; 18 December 1913 - 8 October 1992), was a German politician, Chancellor of West Germany 1...

3/29/2009 2/25/2012

Jane Addams MP (1860 - 1935)

"Nobel Peace Prize", "1931"

Jane Addams (September 6, 1860 – May 21, 1935) was the first American woman to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. In a long, complex career, she was a pioneer settlement worker, founder of Hull...

3/22/2011 2/24/2012

The first women to receive the Nobel Peace Prize (1905) See Wikipedia... War eine ôsterreiche Pazifistin, Friedenforscherin und Schiftstellerin. Pseudonyme: B. Outlot, Jemand. Bertha von S...

2/8/2012 2/9/2012

zoon van Carel Daniel Asser 1813-1890 & Rosette Henry Godefroi 1812-1892. Tobias Michael Carel Asser (April 28, 1838-July 29, 1913) was born in Amsterdam into a family with a tradition in the field o...

9/8/2011 9/27/2011