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Alfonso García Robles
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Robles in 1981
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Born (1911-03-20)20 March 1911
Zamora, Michoacán, Mexico
Died 2 September 1991(1991-09-02) (aged 80)
Citizenship Mexican
Residence(s) Mexico
Alma mater UNAM
Awards Nobel Peace Prize 1982

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.

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