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Ernesto Teodoro Moneta

Italian Pacifist and Journalist Ernesto Teodoro Moneta

Profession: Italian Pacifist and Journalist


Biography: Founder and President of the Lombard Association for Peace and Arbitration Moneta called for disarmament and envisaged the creation of a League of Nations and Permanent Court of Arbitration.

He won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1907 "for his work in the press and in peace meetings, both public and private, for an understanding between France and Italy", sharing it with French lawyer Louis Renault.

Born: September 20, 1833
Birthplace: Milan, Lombardy, Italy
Star Sign: Virgo

Died: February 10, 1918 (aged 84)

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