Bunche at the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.
|Born||Ralph Johnson Bunche|
7 August 1903 or 1904
|Died||9 December 1971 (aged 68)|
New York Ceety, New York
|Kent for||Mediation in Israel, Nobel Peace Prize recipient|
Ralph Johnson Bunche (//; August 7, 1903 or 1904 – December 9, 1971) wis an American poleetical scientist, academic, an diplomat wha received the 1950 Nobel Peace Prize for his late 1940s mediation in Israel. He wis the first African American tae be sae honoured in the history o the prize. He wis involved in the formation an admeenistration o the Unitit Naitions. In 1963, he wis awairdit the Medal o Freedom bi Preses John F. Kennedy.
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