Nomination Database

Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize
Year:1910
Number:16 - 4
 
Nominee 1:
Name:Milovan G Milovanovitch
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1863
Profession:Minister of Foreign Affairs. Member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration at The Hague.
City:Belgrade
Country:YUGOSLAVIA (YU) now SERBIA (RS)
 
Nominee 2:
Name:Ernest Nys
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1851
Year, Death:1921
Profession:Professor of International Law
University:Brussels
City:Brussels
Country:BELGIUM (BE)
 
Motivation:Milovanovitch was nominated for his efforts to prevent the Serbian-Austrian conflict in 1909 from turning into war. Proponent of international law and arbitration. Nys promoted international law and arbitration. He was a member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration at The Hague and of the Permanent International Peace Bureau. Nys was the author of "Le droit international" and other works on international law and politics.
 
Nominator:
Name:Milenko L Vesnitch
Gender:M
Profession:Serbian ambassador to Paris. Member of the Institute of International Law.
City:Paris
Country:FRANCE (FR)
 
Comments: Serbia gained formal independence in 1878. Today it is part of Yugoslavia.