Tobias Asser

  • tobias asser
    black and white photo of the head of a man
    tobias asser in 1911
    born
    tobias michel karel asser

    (1838-04-28)28 april 1838
    amsterdam, netherlands
    died29 july 1913(1913-07-29) (aged 75)
    the hague, netherlands
    alma materuniversity of amsterdam
    leiden university
    spouse(s)
    johanna ernestina asser (m. 1864)
    awardsnobel peace prize (1911)

    tobias michael carel asser (dutch pronunciation: [ˈtoːbiɑs miˈʃɛl ˈkaːrəl ˈɑsər]; 28 april 1838 – 29 july 1913) was a dutch lawyer and legal scholar of jewish background.

    in 1911, he won the nobel prize for peace (together with alfred fried) for his work in the field of private international law, and in particular for his achievements establishing the hague conference on private international law (hcch).

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Tobias Asser
Black and white photo of the head of a man
Tobias Asser in 1911
Born
Tobias Michel Karel Asser

(1838-04-28)28 April 1838
Died29 July 1913(1913-07-29) (aged 75)
Alma materUniversity of Amsterdam
Leiden University
Spouse(s)
Johanna Ernestina Asser (m. 1864)
AwardsNobel Peace Prize (1911)

Tobias Michael Carel Asser (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈtoːbiɑs miˈʃɛl ˈkaːrəl ˈɑsər]; 28 April 1838 – 29 July 1913) was a Dutch lawyer and legal scholar of Jewish background.

In 1911, he won the Nobel Prize for Peace (together with Alfred Fried) for his work in the field of private international law, and in particular for his achievements establishing the Hague Conference on Private International Law (HCCH).