Who was the first winner of Noble Peace Prize in 1901? A) Henry Dunant B) Frédéric Passy C) Élie Ducommun D) Both A & B Detail Henry Dunant: He was a Swiss social activist. He was the co-founder of the Red Cross in 1863. Frédéric Passy: He was a French economist and founding member of several societies. He got Noble Peace Prize in 1901 for his work in the European peace movement.