Nomination Database

Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize
Year:1926
Number:20 - 1
 
Nominee:
Name:Baron Albéric Rolin-Jacquemyns
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1843
Profession:Professor. Founder and Secretary General of the Institute of International Law
University:Ghent University
City:Ghent
Country:BELGIUM (BE)
 
Motivation:Rolin-Jacquemyns was the founder and Secretary General (1906-1923) of the Institute of International Law. He was managing director of the juridical library at the Peace Palace in Geneva 1913-1923. Rolin was member of several commissions and associations, and Secretary General of the Academy of International Law at The Hague. His major scientific work was "The International Private Law" (1899).
 
Nominator:
Name:Gregers Winther Wulfsberg Gram
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1846
Year, Death:1929
Profession:Jurist. Member of the Institute of International Law
University:University of Oslo
City:Oslo
Country:NORWAY (NO)
 
Comments: Gram suggested that the reserved prize for 1925 was awarded Rolin-Jaquemyns and that the prize for 1926 was divided between Scott and Weiss.