Nomination Database

Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize
Year:1948
Number:1 - 3
 
Nominee:
Name:Oswaldo Euclides de Sousa Aranha
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1892
Year, Death:1960
Profession:Foreign Minister. Ambassador to USA (1934-37, 1938-44). Delegate to UN 1946-47.
Country:BRAZIL (BR)
 
Motivation:Aranha was nominated for his peace efforts when he was serving as Brazilian ambassador to the USA, and for his work while serving as president of the UNO.
 
Nominator:
Name:Enrique Garcia Sayan
Gender:M
Profession:Peruvian Foreign Minister
Country:PERU (PE)
 
Comments: Aranha was president of the UN General Assembly in 1947.