Alfonso García Robles

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Alfonso García Robles
Personal details
Born 20 March 1911(1911-03-20)
Zamora, Michoacán, Mexico
Died 2 September 1991
Citizenship Mexican
Residence Mexico
Alma mater UNAM
This person was awarded a Nobel Prize

Alfonso García Robles (20 March 1911 – 2 September 1991) was a Mexican diplomat and politician.

García Robles received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1982, together with Sweden's Alva Myrdal. García Robles was the driving force behind the Treaty of Tlatelolco. This treaty established a nuclear-free zone in Latin America and the Caribbean.