United States presidential election in Maryland, 1952 Article

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United States presidential election in Maryland, 1952

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All 9 Maryland votes to the Electoral College
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Nominee Dwight D. Eisenhower Adlai Stevenson
Party Republican Democratic
Home state New York [2] Illinois
Running mate Richard Nixon John Sparkman
Electoral vote 9 0
Popular vote 499,424 395,337
Percentage 55.36% 43.83%

President before election

Harry S. Truman
Democratic

Elected President

Dwight D. Eisenhower
Republican

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

Maryland was won by Columbia University President Dwight D. Eisenhower ( RNew York), running with Senator Richard Nixon, with 55.36% of the popular vote, against Adlai Stevenson ( DIllinois), running with Senator John Sparkman, with 43.83% of the popular vote.

Results

United States presidential election in Maryland, 1952 [4]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Dwight D. Eisenhower 499,424 55.36%
Democratic Adlai Stevenson 395,337 43.83%
Progressive Vincent Hallinan 7,313 0.81%
Total votes 902,074 100%

References

  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. ^ "1952 Presidential Election Results Maryland".
  4. ^ "1952 Presidential Election Results Maryland".