1952 United States presidential election in Michigan

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1952 United States presidential election in Michigan

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All 20 Michigan votes to the Electoral College
Turnout66.7% Increase [2]
  General of the Army Dwight D. Eisenhower 1947.jpg AdlaiEStevenson1900-1965.jpg
Nominee Dwight D. Eisenhower Adlai Stevenson
Party Republican Democratic
Home state New York[3] Illinois
Running mate Richard Nixon John Sparkman
Electoral vote 20 0
Popular vote 1,551,529 1,230,657
Percentage 55.44% 43.97%

Michigan Presidential Election Results 1952.svg
Results by county

President before election

Harry S. Truman
Democratic

Elected President

Dwight D. Eisenhower
Republican

The 1952 United States presidential election in Michigan took place on November 4, 1952, as part of the 1952 United States presidential election. Michigan voters chose twenty representatives, or electors, to the Electoral College, who voted for president and vice president.[4]

Michigan was won by Columbia University President Dwight D. Eisenhower (RNew York), running with Senator Richard Nixon, with 55.44% of the popular vote, against Adlai Stevenson (DIllinois), running with Senator John Sparkman, with 43.97% of the popular vote.

Results[edit]

1952 United States presidential election in Michigan[4]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Dwight D. Eisenhower 1,551,529 55.44%
Democratic Adlai Stevenson 1,230,657 43.97%
Prohibition Stuart Hamblen 10,331 0.37%
Progressive Vincent Hallinan 3,922 0.14%
Socialist Labor Eric Hass 1,495 0.05%
Socialist Workers Farrell Dobbs 655 0.02%
Write-in 3 0.00%
Total votes 2,798,592 100%

Results by county[edit]

County Adlai Stevenson
Democratic
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Republican
Stuart Hamblen
Prohibition
Vincent Hallinan
Progressive
Others Total votes
# % # % # % # % # %
Alcona
Alger
Allegan
Alpena
Antrim
Arenac
Baraga
Barry
Bay
Benzie
Berrien
Branch
Calhoun
Cass
Charlevoix
Cheboygan
Chippewa
Clare
Clinton
Crawford
Delta
Dickinson
Eaton
Emmet
Genesee
Gladwin
Gogebic
Grand Traverse
Gratiot
Hillsdale
Houghton
Huron
Ingham
Ionia
Iosco
Iron
Isabella
Jackson
Kalamazoo
Kalkaska
Kent
Keweenaw
Lake
Lapeer
Leelanau
Lenawee
Livingston
Luce
Mackinac
Macomb
Manistee
Marquette
Mason
Mecosta
Menominee
Midland
Missaukee
Monroe
Montcalm
Montmorency
Muskegon
Newaygo
Oakland
Oceana
Ogemaw
Ontonagon
Osceola
Oscoda
Otsego
Ottawa
Presque Isle
Roscommon
Saginaw
Sanilac
Schoolcraft
Shiawassee
St. Clair
St. Joseph
Tuscola
Van Buren
Washtenaw
Wayne
Wexford
Totals

References[edit]

  1. ^ "United States Presidential election of 1952 - Encyclopædia Britannica". Retrieved July 25, 2017.
  2. ^ http://www.michigan.gov/sos/0,4670,7-127-1633_8722-29616--,00.html
  3. ^ "U.S. presidential election, 1952". Facts on File. Retrieved October 24, 2013. Eisenhower, born in Texas, considered a resident of New York, and headquartered at the time in Paris, finally decided to run for the Republican nomination
  4. ^ a b "1952 Presidential Election Results Michigan".