Mitigating the tensions of the Cold War

Laureate Freedom from Fear Award 1988

Armand Hammer Laureate Freedom from Fear Award 1988

Trusted by both the U.S. and Soviet governments he has worked toward peaceful coexistence between the two superpowers. He has given major support to cancer research and various humanitarian organizations. For his lifelong labor in fostering communication and friendship between the Soviet Union and the United States and in seeking to mitigate the tensions of the Cold War.