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Previous Nobel Prize winners

13 October 2011, 12:37

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

- AP


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