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What did Jane Addams win the Nobel Peace Prize for?

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What did Jane Addams win the Nobel Peace Prize for?

Jane Addams:

Jane Addams was born on September 6, 1860 and died on May 21, 1935. She devoted much of her life toward advancing the status of women in society and helping the poor.

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Jane Addams received the 1931 Nobel Peace Prize for her work toward advancing the idea of peace throughout the world. She did many things to promote...

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