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U.S. presidential election, 1956

Presidential CandidateElectoral Vote Popular Vote Pct Party Running Mate
(Electoral Votes)
Dwight D. Eisenhower (W) 457 35,581,003 Republican Richard M. Nixon (457)
Adlai Stevenson 73 25,738,765 Democrat Estes Kefauver[?] (73)
Walter B. Jones[?] 1 Herman Talmadge[?] (1)
Other elections: 1944, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964, 1968
Source: U.S. Office of the Federal Register (http://www.archives.gov/federal_register/electoral_college/scores#1956)


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Notes:

An Alabama elector voted for Jones and Talmadge.

See also: President of the United States, U.S. presidential election, 1956



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