1941 United States gubernatorial elections

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United States gubernatorial elections, 1941

← 1940 November 4, 1941 1942 →

1 state governorship
  Majority party Minority party
Party Democratic Republican
Last election 28 governorships 20 governorships
Seats before 28 20
Seats after 28 20
Seat change Steady Steady

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     Democratic gain      Democratic hold
     Republican gain      Republican hold

United States gubernatorial elections were held in 1941, in the state of Virginia. Virginia holds its gubernatorial elections in odd numbered years, every 4 years, following the United States presidential election year.


State Incumbent Party Status Opposing Candidates
Virginia James Hubert Price Democratic Term-limited, Democratic victory Colgate W. Darden Jr. (Democratic) 80.58%
Benjamin Muse (Republican) 17.88%
Alice Burke (Communist) 0.90%
Hilliard Bernstein (Socialist) 0.64%


  1. ^ "VA Governor, 1941". Our Campaigns. Retrieved 14 March 2019.