10 Americans who've won the Nobel Peace Prize
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Jane Addams (1931). She shared the award with Nicholas Murray Butler. Addams was a leading figure in pacifist movements internationally. 4. Emily Greene Balch (1946). Balch had worked with Addams on peace efforts during World War I. After she won the ...
Today in history: Highlights from Dec. 10 in history
On Dec. 10, 1964, Martin Luther King Jr. received his Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo, saying he accepted it “with an abiding faith in America and an audacious faith in the future of mankind.” King is shown here in 1966 in Atlanta. Associated Press File photo.
Today In History, December 10th
In 1931, Jane Addams became the first American woman to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize; the co-recipient was Nicholas Murray Butler. In 1948, the U.N. General Assembly adopted its Universal Declaration on Human Rights. In 1950, Ralph J. Bunche ...
Malala, Satyarthi win Nobel Peace Prize
1931: Jane Addams (US) and Nicholas Murray Butler (US) 1930: Nathan Soederblom (Sweden) 1929: Frank Billings Kellogg (US) 1928: prize not handed out 1927: Ferdinand Buisson (France) and Ludwig Quidde (Germany) 1926: Aristide Briand (France) ...