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Previous Nobel Peace Prize winners

2011-10-07 11:58

Winners of the Nobel Peace Prize since 1980:

  • 2011: Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Liberian activist Leymah Gbowee and Tawakkul Karman of Yemen.
  • 2010: Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo.
  • 2009: US President Barack Obama
  • 2008: Martti Ahtisaari
  • 2007: Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, Al Gore
  • 2006: Muhammad Yunus, Grameen Bank
  • 2005: International Atomic Energy Agency, Mohamed ElBaradei
  • 2004: Wangari Maathai
  • 2003: Shirin Ebadi
  • 2002: Former US president Jimmy Carter
  • 2001: Former United Nations secretary general Kofi Annan
  • 2000: Kim Dae-jung
  • 1999: Medecins Sans Frontieres
  • 1998: John Hume, David Trimble
  • 1997: International Campaign to Ban Landmines, Jody Williams
  • 1996: Carlos Filipe Ximenes Belo, Jose Ramos-Horta
  • 1995: Joseph Rotblat, Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs
  • 1994: Yasser Arafat, Shimon Peres, Yitzhak Rabin
  • 1993: Nelson Mandela, FW de Klerk
  • 1992: Rigoberta Menchu Tum
  • 1991: Aung San Suu Kyi
  • 1990: Mikhail Gorbachev
  • 1989: The 14th Dalai Lama
  • 1988: UN Peacekeeping Forces
  • 1987: Oscar Arias Sanchez
  • 1986: Elie Wiesel
  • 1985: International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War
  • 1984: Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu
  • 1983: Lech Walesa
  • 1982: Alva Myrdal, Alfonso Garcia Robles
  • 1981: Office of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees
  • 1980: Adolfo Perez Esquivel

Comments
  • Isuru - 2011-10-07 14:13

    still wanna know what peace Obama has brought??

  • EnglishBoer - 2011-10-10 11:48

    More than one terrorist in there...

  • The Wonderer - 2011-10-10 14:51

    2009: US President Barack Obama Anyone have ANY idea WHY he got a Nobel Peace prize again?? If I remember correctly he just became president of the US AND WHAM, Nobel peace prize to you President Obama! Still have absolutely no idea why he got one...

  • Alan - 2011-10-15 13:06

    Four worthy winners in over 30 years : Mandela/de Klerk Eli Wiesel Mikhail Gorbachev Lech Walesa The rest were/are losers

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