Nomination Database

Nomination for Nobel Peace Prize
Year:1929
Number:11 - 1
 
Nominee:
Name:Carl Albert Lindhagen
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1860
Year, Death:1946
Profession:Mayor of Stockholm. Member of the Swedish parliament 1897-1917, 1919-1940
City:Stockholm
Country:SWEDEN (SE)
 
Motivation:Lindhagen supported female suffrage and social reform, and he advocated disarmament and international co-operation based on international law. He actively worked for a joint Scandiavian effort to promote international civil law. Lindhagen was a prominent member of the radical peace movement.
 
Nominator:
Name: The Estonian Inter-Parliamentary Group
Profession:Members of parliament
City:Tallinn
Country:ESTONIA (EE)
 
Comments: Lindhagen was one of legal advisor to the Alfred Nobel estate; in effect he became an associate executor. He also drafted the Nobel Foundation Charter in 1899.