Nomination Database

Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize
Year:1955
Number:30 - 1
 
Nominee:
Name:William Tubman
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1895
Year, Death:1971
Profession:President in Liberia
City:Monrovia
Country:LIBERIA (LR)
 
Motivation:For pacifing the warring tribes of Liberia and proclaiming a policy of National Unification based upon politico-economic and social justice and equality, regardless of racial origin, religious creed or economic status.
 
Nominator:
Name: Several Members of Liberian Parliament
City:Monrovia
Country:LIBERIA (LR)
 
Comments: Tubman is most known by his politcal "National Unification Policy" and economiic "Open Door Policy". Hs was presdent for 27 years (1944-1971).