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Are you a Washingtologist? Answer this question about the Nobel Peace Prize.

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Answer: Theodore Roosevelt

Source: “On December 12, 1906, Theodore Roosevelt became the first American to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. Roosevelt was awarded the prize for his work negotiating the Treaty of Portsmouth ending the Russo-Japanese War. . .”

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