Nomination Database

Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize
Year:1912
Number:20 - 1
 
Nominee 1:
Name:Adolf Richter
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1839
Year, Death:1914
Profession:Professor. Member of the Commission of the Permanent International Peace Bureau
City:Pforzheim
Country:GERMANY (DE)
 
Nominee 2:
Name:Pasquale Fiore
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1837
Year, Death:1914
Profession:Professor of Law and member of the Italian parliament
City:Naples
Country:ITALY (IT)
 
Motivation:Richter was chairman of the German Peace Association. One of the central figures of the early German peace movement. He attended international peace conferences and presided over the peace conference in Hamburg in 1897. Fiore promoted international law and arbitration. He wrote extensively on peace and international law.
 
Nominator:
Name:Henri Marie La Fontaine
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1854
Year, Death:1943
Profession:Member of the Belgian parliament
University:Free University of Brussels
City:Brussels
Country:BELGIUM (BE)
 
Comments: Fiore was also on the short list, but no new evaluation was requested.