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List of Nobel Peace Prize winners from every year the award has been given out. All Nobel Peace Prize winners are listed below in order of popularity, but can be sorted by any column. People who won the Nobel Peace Prize award are listed along with photos for every Nobel Peace Prize winner that has a picture associated with their name online. You can click on the name of the Nobel Peace Prize award recipients to get more information about each. People who won the Nobel Peace Prize are usually listed by year, but on this list you've got a complete list of Nobel Peace Prize winners from all years. If this proves to not be a full list of Nobel Peace Prize winners, you can help make it so by adding to this one. This list includes the most memorable and well-known Nobel Peace Prize winners of all time. Anybody who won the Nobel Peace Prize usually has a picture associated with their name, so all the Nobel Peace Prize-winning people are listed here with photos when available. This list spans the history of the Nobel Peace Prize, so most of the famous Nobel Peace Prize winners are here and can be a good starting point for making a list of your favorites. This list answers the question "who are all the people who have ever won Nobel Peace Prize?" If you're looking for all the nominees, you can click the links above the title of this page to the Listopedia page where you'll find a directory of award nominees, as well as the rest of the award winners lists we have. You may want to copy this factual list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your views, then publish it to share with your Facebook friends, Twitter followers or with any other social networks you're on. This is a list that includes items like International Labour Organization and Wangari Maathai. (116 items)

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Adolfo Pérez Esquivel is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Adolfo Pérez Esquivel is an Argentine human rights activist, community organizer, pacifist, art painter, writer and sculptor. He was the recipient of the 1980 Nobel Peace Prize.

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Al Gore is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize, Quill Award for History/current events/politics Albert Arnold Gore, Jr., is an American environmental activist, author, businessperson, former politician and former journalist. He served as the forty-fifth Vice President of the United States ...more

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Albert Lutuli is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
United Nations Prize in the Field of Human Rights, Nobel Peace Prize Inkosi Albert John Lutuli, also known by his Zulu name Mvumbi, was a South African teacher and politician. Luthuli was elected president of the African National Congress, at the time an umbrella ...more

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Albert Schweitzer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize, Peace Prize of the German Book Trade, Goethe Prize Albert Schweitzer, OM was a German—and later French—theologian, organist, philosopher, physician, and medical missionary in Africa, also known for his historical work on Jesus. He was born in ...more

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Alfonso García Robles is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Alfonso García Robles was a Mexican diplomat and politician who, in conjunction with Sweden's Alva Myrdal, received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1982. García Robles was born in Zamora, ...more

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Alva Myrdal is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize, Peace Prize of the German Book Trade, Jawaharlal Nehru Award for International Understanding Alva Myrdal was a Swedish sociologist and politician. She received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1982. She married Gunnar Myrdal in 1924. Born in Uppsala, she first came to public notice in the ...more

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American Friends Service Commi... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
American Friends Service Committee Nobel Peace Prize The American Friends Service Committee is a Religious Society of Friends founded organization working for peace and social justice in the United States and around the world. AFSC was founded in ...more

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Amnesty International is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
United Nations Prize in the Field of Human Rights, Nobel Peace Prize, Erasmus Prize Amnesty International is a non-governmental organisation focused on human rights with over 7 million members and supporters around the world. The stated objective of the organisation is "to ...more

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Andrei Sakharov is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize, Lenin Prize, USSR State Prize Andrei Dmitrievich Sakharov was a Russian nuclear physicist, Soviet dissident and human rights activist. He became renowned as the designer of the Soviet Union's Third Idea, a codename for ...more

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Anwar Sadat is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Muhammad Anwar El Sadat was the third President of Egypt, serving from 15 October 1970 until his assassination by fundamentalist army officers on 6 October 1981. Sadat was a senior member of the ...more

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Aristide Briand is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Aristide Briand was a French statesman who served eleven terms as Prime Minister of France during the French Third Republic and was a co-laureate of the 1926 Nobel Peace Prize.

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Arthur Henderson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Arthur Henderson PC was a British iron moulder and Labour politician. He was the first Labour cabinet minister, won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1934 and, uniquely, served three separate terms as ...more

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Auguste Marie François Beernae... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Auguste Marie François Beernaert was the 14th Prime Minister of Belgium from October 1884 to March 1894. Born in Ostend, he was elected to the Chamber of Deputies in 1873, and became ...more

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Aung San Suu Kyi is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
International Simón Bolívar Prize, Nobel Peace Prize, Bhagwan Mahavir World Peace Aung San Suu Kyi AC is a Burmese opposition politician and chairperson of the National League for Democracy in Burma. In the 1990 general election, the NLD won 59% of the national votes and 81% ...more

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Austen Chamberlain is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Sir Joseph Austen Chamberlain KG was a British statesman, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, and half-brother of Neville Chamberlain.

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Barack Obama is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize, Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album, Time's Person of the Year Barack Hussein Obama II (born August 4, 1961) is an American politician who served as the 44th President of the United States from 2009 to 2017. The first African American to assume the ...more

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Bertha von Suttner is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Bertha Felicitas Sophie Freifrau von Suttner was an Austrian pacifist and novelist. In 1905 she was the first woman to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, thus being the second female Nobel ...more

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Betty Williams is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Betty Williams in the city of Belfast in Northern Ireland, is a co-recipient with Mairead Corrigan of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1976 for her work as a cofounder of Community of Peace People, an ...more

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Carl von Ossietzky is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Carl von Ossietzky was a German pacifist and the recipient of the 1935 Nobel Peace Prize for his work in exposing the clandestine German re-armament. He was convicted of high treason and ...more

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Carlos Filipe Ximenes Belo is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Carlos Filipe Ximenes Belo SDB, GCL is an East Timorese Roman Catholic bishop. Along with José Ramos-Horta, he received the 1996 Nobel Peace Prize for work "towards a just and ...more

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Carlos Saavedra Lamas is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Carlos Saavedra Lamas was an Argentine academic and politician, and in 1936, the first Latin American Nobel Peace Prize recipient.

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Charles Albert Gobat is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Charles Albert Gobat was a Swiss lawyer, educational administrator, and politician who jointly received the Nobel Peace Prize with Élie Ducommun in 1902 for their leadership of the ...more

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Christian Lous Lange is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Christian Lous Lange was a Norwegian historian, teacher, and political scientist. He was one of the world's foremost exponents of the theory and practice of internationalism. He was born in ...more

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Cordell Hull is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Cordell Hull was an American politician from the U.S. state of Tennessee. He is best known as the longest serving Secretary of State, holding the position for 11 years in the administration of ...more

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Dag Hammarskjöld is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Dag Hjalmar Agne Carl Hammarskjöld was a Swedish diplomat, economist, and author. The second Secretary-General of the United Nations, he served from April 1953 until his death in a plane ...more

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David Trimble is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize William David Trimble, Baron Trimble, PC, is a British politician who was the first First Minister of Northern Ireland from 1998 to 2002, and the Leader of the Ulster Unionist Party from 1995 to ...more

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Desmond Tutu is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Albert Schweitzer Prize for Humanitarianism, Nobel Peace Prize, Sydney Peace Prize Desmond Mpilo Tutu is a South African social rights activist and retired Anglican bishop who rose to worldwide fame during the 1980s as an opponent of apartheid. He was the first black ...more

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Eisaku Satō is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Eisaku Satō was a Japanese politician and the 39th Prime Minister of Japan, elected on 9 November 1964, and re-elected on 17 February 1967, and 14 January 1970, serving until 7 July 1972. He was ...more

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Élie Ducommun is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Élie Ducommun was a peace activist. He is a winner of the 1902 Nobel Peace Prize, which he shared with Charles Albert Gobat. Born in Geneva, he worked as a tutor, language teacher, ...more

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Elie Wiesel is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize, Congressional Gold Medal, Medal of Liberty Eliezer "Elie" Wiesel KBE is a Jewish-American professor and political activist. He is the author of 57 books, including Night, a work based on his experiences as a prisoner in the ...more

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Elihu Root is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Elihu Root was an American lawyer and statesman who served as the Secretary of War under two presidents, including President Theodore Roosevelt. He was the prototype of the 20th century ...more

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Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize, Presidential Medal of Freedom Ellen Johnson Sirleaf (born 29 October 1938) is the 24th and current President of Liberia. She served as Minister of Finance under President William Tolbert from 1979 until the 1980 coup ...more

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Emily Greene Balch is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Emily Greene Balch was an American economist, writer and Nobel Laureate.

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Ernesto Teodoro Moneta is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Ernesto Teodoro Moneta was an Italian journalist, nationalist, revolutionary soldier and later a pacifist and Nobel Peace Prize Laureate. He adopted the motto In varietate unitas!. At age 15, ...more

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European Union is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize The European Union is a politico-economic union of 28 member states that are located primarily in Europe. The EU operates through a system of supranational institutions and intergovernmental ...more

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Ferdinand Buisson is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Ferdinand Édouard Buisson was a French academic, educational bureaucrat, pacifist and Radical-Socialist politician. He presided over the League of Education from 1902 to 1906 and the ...more

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Frank B. Kellogg is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Frank Billings Kellogg was an American lawyer, politician and statesman who served in the U.S. Senate and as U.S. Secretary of State. He co-authored the Kellogg–Briand Pact, for which he was ...more

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Frédéric Passy is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Frédéric Passy was a French economist and a joint winner of the first Nobel Peace Prize awarded in 1901.

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Frederik Willem de Klerk is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize, Time's Person of the Year Frederik Willem de Klerk is a South African politician who served as the country's State President from September 1989 to May 1994. He was the seventh and last head of state of South Africa ...more

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Fredrik Bajer is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Fredrik Bajer was a Danish writer, teacher, and pacifist politician who received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1908. The son of a clergyman, Bajer served as an officer in the Danish army, fighting in ...more

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Fridtjof Nansen is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize, Cullum Geographical Medal, Legion of Honour Fridtjof Nansen was a Norwegian explorer, scientist, diplomat, humanitarian and Nobel Peace Prize laureate. In his youth a champion skier and ice skater, he led the team that made the first ...more

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George Marshall is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize, Distinguished Service Medal, Silver Star George Catlett Marshall, Jr. was an American soldier and statesman famous for his leadership roles during World War II and the Cold War. He was Chief of Staff of the United States Army, ...more

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Dominique Pire is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Dominique Pire was a Belgian Dominican friar whose work helping refugees in post-World War II Europe saw him receive the Nobel Peace Prize in 1958. On Dec. 11, 1958 Pire delivered his Nobel ...more

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Grameen Bank is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize, Gandhi Peace Prize The Grameen Bank is a Nobel Peace Prize-winning microfinance organization and community development bank founded in Bangladesh. It makes small loans to the impoverished without requiring ...more

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Henri La Fontaine is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Henri La Fontaine, was a Belgian international lawyer and president of the International Peace Bureau. He received the Nobel Prize for Peace in 1913.

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Henry Dunant is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Jean Henri Dunant, also known as Henry Dunant, was a Swiss businessman and social activist. During a business trip in 1859, he was witness to the aftermath of the Battle of Solferino in ...more

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Henry Kissinger is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize, Francis Boyer Award, National Book Award for History Henry Alfred Kissinger is an American diplomat and political scientist. He served as National Security Advisor and later concurrently as Secretary of State in the administrations of Presidents ...more

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Hjalmar Branting is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize Karl Hjalmar Branting was a Swedish politician. He was the leader of the Swedish Social Democratic Party, and Prime Minister during three separate periods. When Branting came to power in 1920, ...more

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Institut de Droit Internationa... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Institut de Droit International Nobel Peace Prize The Institut de Droit international is an organization devoted to the study and development of international law, whose membership comprises the world's leading public international lawyers. In ...more

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Intergovernmental Panel on Cli... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Nobel Peace Prize Winners List
Nobel Peace Prize The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change is a scientific intergovernmental body under the auspices of the United Nations, set up at the request of member governments. It was first ...more