1952 United States presidential election in Nevada

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United States presidential election in Nevada, 1952

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All 3 Nevada votes to the Electoral College
  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[2] Illinois
Running mate Richard Nixon John Sparkman
Electoral vote 3 0
Popular vote 50,502 31,688
Percentage 61.45% 38.55%

President before election

Harry S. Truman
Democratic

Elected President

Dwight D. Eisenhower
Republican

The 1952 United States presidential election in Nevada took place on November 4, 1952, as part of the 1952 United States presidential election. Nevada voters chose three representatives, or electors, to the Electoral College, who voted for president and vice president.[3]

Nevada was won by Columbia University President Dwight D. Eisenhower (RNew York), running with Senator Richard Nixon, with 61.45% of the popular vote, against Adlai Stevenson (DIllinois), running with Senator John Sparkman, with 38.55% of the popular vote.

Results[edit]

United States presidential election in Nevada, 1952[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Dwight D. Eisenhower 50,502 61.45%
Democratic Adlai Stevenson 31,688 38.55%
Total votes 82,190 100%

References[edit]

  1. ^ "United States Presidential election of 1952 - Encyclopædia Britannica". Retrieved July 25, 2017.
  2. ^ "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
  3. ^ a b "1952 Presidential Election Results Nevada".