Saturday, October 8, 2011

List of Nobel Peace Prize winners. (1901-2011)



Every year Nobel Peace Prize is given and it has extra attentions across the world. Today we are going to share the names who won the Nobel Prize (Peace) since 1901 till 2011.

Here it is-


List of Nobel Peace Prize winners:


2011 -- Leymah Gbowee, Liberia; Tawakkul Karman, Yemen; Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Liberia
2010 -- Liu Xiaobo, China
2009 -- Barack Obama, United States
2008 -- Martti Ahtisaari, Finland
2007 -- Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, Switzerland; Al Gore, United States
2006 -- Muhammad Yunus, Bangladesh; Grameen Bank, Bangladesh
2005 -- International Atomic Energy Agency, Austria; Mohamed ElBaradei, Egypt
2004 -- Wangari Maathai, Kenya
2003 -- Shirin Ebadi, Iran
2002 -- Jimmy Carter, United States
2001 -- United Nations, Kofi Annan, Ghana
2000 -- Kim Dae-jung, South Korea
1999 -- Doctors without Borders, Switzerland
1998 -- John Hume, United Kingdom; David Trimble, United Kingdom
1997 -- International Campaign to Ban Landmines, United States; Jody Williams, United States
1996 -- Carlos Filipe Ximenes Belo, East Timor; Jose Ramos-Horta, East Timor
1995 -- Joseph Rotblat, United Kingdom; Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs, Canada
1994 -- Yasser Arafat, Palestinian Territories; Shimon Peres, Israel; Yitzhak Rabin, Israel
1993 -- Nelson Mandela, South Africa; F.W. de Klerk, South Africa
1992 -- Rigoberta Menchu Tum, Guatemala
1991 -- Aung San Suu Kyi, Burma
1990 -- Mikhail Gorbachev, Soviet Union
1989 -- The 14th Dalai Lama, Tibet
1988 -- U.N. Peacekeeping Forces
1987 -- Oscar Arias Sanchez, Costa Rica
1986 -- Elie Wiesel, United States
1985 -- International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War, United States
1984 -- Desmond Tutu, South Africa
1983 -- Lech Walesa, Poland
1982 -- Alva Myrdal, Sweden; Alfonso Garcia Robles, Mexico
1981 -- Office of the U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees, Switzerland
1980 -- Adolfo Perez Esquivel, Argentina
1979 -- Mother Teresa, India
1978 -- Anwar Sadat, Egypt; Menachem Begin, Israel
1977 -- Amnesty International, United Kingdom
1976 -- Betty Williams, United Kingdom; Mairead Corrigan, United Kingdom
1975 -- Andrei Sakharov, Soviet Union
1974 -- Sean MacBride, Ireland; Eisaku Sato, Japan
1973 -- Henry Kissinger, United States; Le Duc Tho, Vietnam
1972 -- No prize awarded
1971 -- Willy Brandt, Germany
1970 -- Norman Borlaug, United States
1969 -- International Labor Organization, Switzerland
1968 -- Rene Cassin, France
1967 -- No prize awarded
1966 -- No prize awarded
1965 -- U.N. Children's Fund
1964 -- Martin Luther King Jr., United States
1963 -- International Committee of the Red Cross, Switzerland; League of Red Cross Societies, Switzerland
1962 -- Linus Pauling, United States
1961 -- Dag Hammarskjold, Sweden
1960 -- Albert Lutuli, South Africa
1959 -- Philip Noel-Baker, United Kingdom
1958 -- Georges Pire, Belgium
1957 -- Lester Bowles Pearson, Canada
1956 -- No prize awarded
1955 -- No prize awarded
1954 -- Office of the U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees, Switzerland
1953 -- George C. Marshall, United States
1952 -- Albert Schweitzer, France
1951 -- Leon Jouhaux, France
1950 -- Ralph Bunche, United States
1949 -- Boyd Orr, United Kingdom
1948 -- No prize awarded
1947 -- Friends Service Council, United Kingdom; American Friends Service Committee, United States
1946 -- Emily Greene Balch, United States; John R. Mott, United States
1945 -- Cordell Hull, United States
1944 -- International Committee of the Red Cross, Switzerland
1943 -- No prize awarded
1942 -- No prize awarded
1941 -- No prize awarded
1940 -- No prize awarded
1939 -- No prize awarded
1938 -- Nansen International Office for Refugees, Switzerland
1937 -- Robert Cecil, United Kingdom
1936 -- Carlos Saavedra Lamas, Argentina
1935 -- Carl von Ossietzky, Germany
1934 -- Arthur Henderson, United Kingdom
1933 -- Norman Angell, United Kingdom
1932 -- No prize awarded
1931 -- Jane Addams, United States; Nicholas Murray Butler, United States
1930 -- Nathan Soderblom, Sweden
1929 -- Frank B. Kellogg, United States
1928 -- No prize awarded
1927 -- Ferdinand Buisson, France; Ludwig Quidde, Germany
1926 -- Aristide Briand, France; Gustav Stresemann, Germany
1925 -- Austen Chamberlain, United Kingdom; Charles G. Dawes, United States
1924 -- No prize awarded
1923 -- No prize awarded
1922 -- Fridtjof Nansen, Norway
1921 -- Hjalmar Branting, Sweden; Christian Lange, Norway
1920 -- Leon Bourgeois, France
1919 -- Woodrow Wilson, United States
1918 -- No prize awarded
1917 -- International Committee of the Red Cross, Switzerland
1916 -- No prize awarded
1915 -- No prize awarded
1914 -- No prize awarded
1913 -- Henri La Fontaine, Belgium
1912 -- Elihu Root, United States
1911 -- Tobias Asser, Netherlands; Alfred Fried, Austria
1910 -- Permanent International Peace Bureau, Switzerland
1909 -- Auguste Beernaert, Belgium; Paul Henri d'Estournelles de Constant, France
1908 -- Klas Pontus Arnoldson, Sweden; Fredrik Bajer, Denmark
1907 -- Ernesto Teodoro Moneta, Italy; Louis Renault, France
1906 -- Theodore Roosevelt, United States
1905 -- Bertha von Suttner, Austria
1904 -- Institute of International Law, Belgium
1903 -- Randal Cremer, United Kingdom
1902 -- Elie Ducommun, Switzerland; Albert Gobat, Switzerland
1901 -- Henry Dunant, Switzerland; Frederic Passy, France