Congolese gynecologist Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad, advocate for the Yazidi community in Iraq and survivors of sexual enslavement by the Nobel Peace Prize winner, won the Nobel Peace Prize on October 5, 201
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos received the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize for his commitment to end the longstanding civil war in Colombia.
The 2015 Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to the Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet for its "decisive contribution to building a pluralistic democracy in Colombia." After the 2011 Jasmine Revolution. "From left to right: the Secretary General of the Tunisian Houcine Abbassi union , the President of the National Order of Tunisian lawyers Fadhel Mahfoudh, the Tunisian human rights league Abdessatar Ben Moussa and the President of the Tunisian Employers Union Wided Bouchamaoui  Nobel Peace Prize Laureate
Malala Yousafzai shared the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize with India's Kailash Satyarthi for their battles against the oppression of Children and the Rights of Young People Yousafzai became known worldwide after she was shot dead by the Taliban in 2012 for her efforts to promote education for girls in Pakistan.
Liberian peace activist Leymah Gbowee from left, Tawakkol Karman from Yemen and Liberian President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf won the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize.
US President Barack Obama won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2009.
Martti Ahtisaari won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2008.
Former Vice President Al Gore and the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2007.
Muhammed Yunus and the Grameen Bank won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2006.
Mohamed ElBaradei and the International Atomic Energy Agency won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2005.  Nobel Peace Prize Winner
Wangari Muta Maathai, founder of the Green Belt Movement, Kenya, won the 2004 Nobel Peace Prize.
Former President Jimmy Carter won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2002.
Former Secretary General of the United Nations Koffi Annan, cen He inspected the UNIFIL soldiers to the French commander of the Armed Forces, General Alain Pellegrini, when Annan arrived in the southern Lebanese town of Naqura on 29 August. Annan and the United Nations won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2001
Former South Korean President Kim Dae-jung won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2000.
A flag bearing the Medecins sans Frontieres logo (also known as Doctors Without Borders) stands on October 16, 2011 in the middle of a makeshift clinic in Kenya's Dadaab Refuge. Medicins sans Frontieres won the 1999 Nobel Peace Prize.
David Trimble, left, and John Hume holds his diplomas and medals after receiving the Nobel Peace Prize on December 10, 1998, in Oslo, Norway. Trimble and Hume won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1998.
Jody Williams sits in front of donate d shoes as a symbol of landmine victims during Ban Landmines Week on March 8, 2001 on Capitol Hill in Washington. Williams and the International Campaign to Ban Landmines won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1997.
Bishop Carlos Filipe Ximenes Belo (left) and Jose Ramos-Horta shake hands with the Norwegian Nobel Institute in Oslo, 9.1996, before the award ceremony. Belo and Ramos-Horta won the 1996 Nobel Peace Prize.
Joseph Rotblat and the Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1995.
Rigoberta Menchu campaigns in the Alameda district of Guatemala City, Guatemala, on November 4, 2011. Menchu won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1992.
President Mikhail Gorbachev won the 1990 Nobel Peace Prize.
The Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1989.
Soldiers unload their equipment from a C-130 cargo plane when the United States observer team, which oversees the ceasefire between Iran and Iraq, arrives in Baghdad. The peacekeepers of the United Nations won the 1988 Nobel Peace Prize.
The chosen Costa Rican president Oscar Arias waves to his supporters after receiving the solemn sash in the National Stadium of San José on May 8, 2006. Arias won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1987.
Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel will appear at a press conference at the United Nations in New York on October 27, 2004. Wiesel won the 1986 Nobel Peace Prize.
Members of the International Physicians for Prevention of Nuclear Radiation joined hands on October 11, 1985 at the group headquarters in Boston after the organization had been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1985. The doctors are from left Eric Chivian, co-founder; John Pastore, secretary; Sidney Alexander, President of the US Branch Group; and James Muller, co-founder.
Archbishop Desmond Tutu won the 1984 Nobel Peace Prize.
Former Polish President Lech Walesa won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1983.
Alva Myrdal (right) and Alfonso Garcia Robles won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1982 after playing a central role in the United Nations disarmament negotiations.
Refugees are registered in November 1981 in Somalia. The Nobel Peace Prize was presented this year to the United Nations Refugee Agency, the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.
Adolfo Perez Esquivel, who dedicated his life to the fight for human rights, won the 1980 Nobel Peace Prize.
Mother Teresa, founder of the Missionaries of Charity Order, won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1979.
President Jimmy Carter (center), Egyptian President Anwar Sadat (left) and Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin close their hands after signing the Camp David Accords. Sadat and Begin won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1978.
Amnesty International won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1977.
Betty Williams and Mairead Corrigan, co-founders of the Community for Peace People, joke in Belfast on August 28, 1976, with a peace rally of Catholic and Protestant women in the Protestant Shankill Road. Williams and Corrigan won the 1976 Nobel Peace Prize.
The Soviet dissident Andrei Sakharov won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1975.
Japanese Prime Minister Eisaku Sato, left, and Irish official Sean MacBride shared the Nobel Peace Prize in 1974.  Nobel Peace Prize Laureate
Hanoi's delegate Le Duc Tho cheers the crowd as he leaves the International Conference Center in Paris on January 23, 1973 following a meeting with Presidential Adviser Henry Kissinger, center. Le Duc Tho and Kissinger won the 1973 Nobel Peace Prize.
Chancellor Willy Brandt poses after receiving the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo on 10 December 1971.
Dr. Norman Borlaug holds up stems of his specially crossed wheat, which are said to be more disease resistant. Borlaug won the 1970 Nobel Peace Prize.
The International Labor Organization won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1969. David Morse was the general director of the organization from 1948 to 1970.
Rene Cassin, French lawyer and Deputy Chairman of the NATO Human Rights Committee, telegraphs after receiving the 1968 Nobel Peace Prize.
Children drink milk, issued on October 26, 1965, by UNICEF workers in Moundou, Chad. UNICEF won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1965.
Pastor Martin Luther King Jr. shows his Nobel Peace Prize medal in December 1964 in Oslo, Norway. At that time, 35, King was the youngest man to receive the award. The US civil rights leader was killed in 1968.
A group of Red Cross rescuers are holding a capsule providing food and drink to three miners in an iron ore mine near Lengede. on October 28, 1963. The League of Red Cross Societies won the 1963 Nobel Peace Prize.
The American chemist Linus Pauling won the 1962 Nobel Peace Prize for his campaign to ban nuclear testing. Pauling also received the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1954.
Dag Hammarskjold, Swedish politician and second secretary-general of the United Nations, won the 1961 Nobel Peace Prize.
British politician Philip Noel-Baker was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1959.
Georges Pire, right, receives in 1958 for his efforts the Nobel Peace Prize to help European refugees to leave their camps and return to a life of freedom and dignity.
The Canadian politician Lester Bowles Pearson won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1957 for his active role in trying to prevent war.
North Korean refugees cross the Naktong River in South Korea on August 6, 1950, just before the conflict between North and South Korea begins. The United States Armed Forces in Korea had set a deadline of 15 hours for the crossing of the river. In 1954, the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to the UNHCR, the office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.
Gen. George Catlett Marshall of the US Army won the 1953 Nobel Peace Prize.
Dr. The doctor, philosopher and theologian Albert Schweitzer won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1952.
The French trade union activist Leon Jouhaux won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1951.
Ralph Bunche won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1950 for his "relentless campaign to promote man's ability to live in peace, harmony and mutual understanding with his fellow human beings," said the Nobel Committee.
Lord John Boyd Orr, a British nutritionist and health fighter, won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1949.
A family begins to assimilate into a new community August 4, 1941, after being rehabilitated by the American Quakers and the Unitarian Service Committee after fleeing thousands of others from war-torn Lorraine, France were to start a new life. The Friends Service Council (The Quakers) and the American Friends Service Committee won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1947.
John Raleigh Mott, left, and Emily Greene Balch won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1946. Mott won for his contributions to the creation of a peace-promoting religious fraternity across national borders. Balch won for relentless efforts to fight for peace.
USA. Foreign Minister Cordell Hull won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1945.
On November 20, 1944, American Red Cross workers inspected parcels for troops fighting in Leyte, Philippines. The International Committee of the Red Cross won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1944.
The Nansen International Office for Refugees won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1938.
Viscount Cecil of Chelwood was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1937 for the promotion of wartime peace.
Carlos Saavedra Lamas won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1936 for his personal contribution to promoting peace in Latin America.
Carl Von Ossietzky, pictured here in a concentration camp uniform, won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1935.
Arthur Henderson, British Foreign Secretary, appears at 10 o'clock Downing Street in London on 17 August 1931. Henderson won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1934.
Sir Norman Angell won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1933 for the promotion of international peace.
The Swedish Bishop Nathan Söderblom won the 1930 Nobel Peace Prize. Söderblom was the first clergyman to receive the Nobel Peace Prize.
Frank Billings Kellogg, an American diplomat, speaks at a ceremony at the Nobel Institute in Oslo, Norway, after receiving the Nobel Peace Prize. The award commemorates its creation of the Kellogg Peace Pact signed by European nations and the United States in Paris. Kellogg won the Peace Prize in 1929.
The French educator Ferdinand Buisson was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1927 together with Ludwig Quidde, the founder of the League for Human Rights.
Left-wing German politician and industrialist Gustav Stresemann and French politician Aristide Briand were awarded Nobel Peace Prize Colonies Joseph Chamberlain, left, in 1926, and American statesman and financier Charles Gates Dawes won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1925.
The Norwegian polar explorer and statesman Fridtjof Nansen won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1922.
Christian Lous Lange, left, and Karl Hjalmar Branting won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1921 for the promotion of world peace.
The French socialist statesman Leon Victor Auguste Bourgeois, founder of the League of Nations, won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1920.
President Woodrow Wilson won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1919.
The Belgian diplomat Henri La Fontaine, who served as President of the Permanent International Peace Bureau, received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1913.
] American lawyer and statesman Elihu Root, who served as US Secretary of War from 1899 to 1904, received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1912 for his promotion of international arbitration.
Tobias Michael Carel Asser (left) and Alfred Hermann Fried won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1911 for their efforts to promote peace between nations.
The International Peace Bureau won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1910.
French diplomat Paul Henri Benjamin Balluet d'Estournelles de Constant, Baron de Constant de Rebecque, left, and Belgian Prime Minister Auguste Marie Francois Beernaert won the 1909 Nobel Peace Prize.
The Danish writer and politician Fredrik Bajer left and the Swedish writer and politician Klas Pontus Arnoldson won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1908.
The Nobel Peace Prize was awarded in 1907 to the Italian journalist Ernesto Teodoro Moneta (left) ) and the French industrialist Louis Renault.
The Nobel Peace Prize was awarded in 1906 to US President Theodore Roosevelt.
The Austrian writer Baroness Bertha Sophie Felicita von Suttner was the first woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize in 1905.
Members of the Red Cross, all wearing masks to protect against the further spread of the influenza epidemic. Carry a patient on a stretcher in October 1918 in an ambulance in St. Louis. The International Committee of the Red Cross won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1917.
The Institute of International Law won the 1904 Nobel Peace Prize for worldwide funding.
English politician, pacifist and trade unionist Sir William Randal Cremer won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1903.
Swiss activist Elie Ducommun and Swiss lawyer Charles Albert Gobat won the 1902 Nobel Peace Prize.