Nomination Database

Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize
Year:1933
Number:2 - 1
 
Nominee:
Name:Rafael Altamira y Crevea
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1866
Year, Death:1951
Profession:Professor of Spanish legal history. Member of the Permanent Court of International Justice.
University:University of Oviedo
City:Madrid
Country:SPAIN (ES)
 
Motivation:Altamira y Creva aimed to introduce internationalistic and humanitarian reforms in his work as a history professor. In 1919 he became member of the committee that drafted the statutes of the Permanent Court of International Justice at The Hague, of which he was member 1922-29 and 1930-37.
 
Nominator:
Name:Michel Lhéritier
Gender:M
Profession:Professor of History
University:University of Paris
City:Paris
Country:FRANCE (FR)
 
Comments: The nomination was supported by B. Mirkine-Guetzevitch (legal writer and executive member of the International Peace Bureau).