Nomination Database

Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize
Number:18 - 25
Name:Afranio de Mello Franco
Year, Birth:1870
Year, Death:1943
Profession:Jurist. Former Foreign Minister
Country:BRAZIL (BR)
Motivation:De Mello Franco was nominated for his role as mediator in the conflict between Colombia and Peru.
Name: The Mexican Senate
Profession:Members of senate
Country:MEXICO (MX)
Comments: The conflict between Colombia and Peru erupted in 1932 when 300 Peruvians occupied the Leticia harbour. The jurisdiction over Leticia had been handed over from Peru to Colombia in 1922.