Kaci Kullmann Five


Age: 65

chairwoman of the Norwegian Nobel Committee who had been a member of the prestigious Nobel Peace Prize-awarding committee since 2003 before she was elected as head of the committee in 2015 and who announced Colombian president Juan Manuel Santo as the winner of the 2016 prize but was unable to attend the December ceremony owing to illness, who was also known as a political pioneer who provided an important role model for many women.

Cause of Death: Breast cancer

Born: April 13, 1951

Died: February 19, 2017

Oslo, Norway