Nomination Database

Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize
Year:1908
Number:20 - 1
 
Nominee:
Name:Ernest Nys
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1851
Year, Death:1921
Profession:Professor of International Law.
University:Brussels
City:Brussels
Country:BELGIUM (BE)
 
Motivation: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.
 
Nominator:
Name:Milenko R 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.