Northern Irish politician, John Hume KCSG passed away at 83. In 1998, Hume was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, along with William David Trimble, for his role in ending the conflict in Northern Ireland. In 1970, Hume was a founding member of the Social Democratic and Labour Party and led the party from 1979 until 2001.


John Hume received more than ten awards.

  • In 1997, He awarded Golden Doves for Peace Journalistic Prize
  • He was co-recipient of Nobel Prize for Peace in 1998
  • In 1999, Hume honoured with Martin Luther King Peace Award
  • He also won International Gandhi Peace Prize in 2001
  • In 2012, he Received Knight of Saint Gregory award

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