Bertha von Suttner
|Died||21 June 1914 (aged 71)|
|Awards||Nobel Peace Prize, 1905|
Baroness Bertha Sophie Felicitas Freifrau von Suttner (pronounced [ˈbɛʁtaː fɔn ˈzʊtnɐ]; née Countess Kinsky von Wchinitz und Tettau; 9 June 1843 – 21 June 1914) was an Austrian novelist. She was the first woman to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. Suttner wrote a novel called Die Waffen nieder!. This means "Lay Down Your Arms!" in English.
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- German title: Freifrau
- German: Gräfin Kinsky von Wchinitz und Tettau