Nomination Database

Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize
Year:1916
Number:4 - 1
 
Nominee:
Name:Émile Arnaud
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1864
Year, Death:1921
Profession:Lawyer. Member of the Commission of the Permanent International Peace Bureau.
City:Luzarches
Country:FRANCE (FR)
 
Motivation:Arnaud promoted international law, arbitration and pacifism both in France and in the international peace movement. President of "Ligue de la Paix et de la Liberté" and editor-in-chief of the journal "Les Etats Unis d'Europe" from 1891. Vice-president of the French delegation to several international peace conferences initiated by the International Peace Bureau.
 
Nominator:
Name:Gaston Moch
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1859
Year, Death:1935
Profession:Member of the Commission of the Permanent International Peace Bureau.
City:Paris
Country:FRANCE (FR)
 
Comments: Arnaud was on the short list, but no new evaluation was requested. In addition to Arnaud, Moch also nominated Eduardo Giretti, National Peace Council, Société belge d'arbitrage and Société suisse de la Paix.