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Parents > United States > Illinois > Governor
OfficeGovernor
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline January 01, 1972 - 12:00am
Polls Open March 21, 1972 - 06:00am
Polls Close March 21, 1972 - 08:00pm
Term Start January 08, 1973 - 12:00pm
Term End January 10, 1977 - 12:00pm
Turnout 12.87% Total Population
ContributorCOSDem
Last Modifiedev July 15, 2010 01:20am
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/05/1968
NameRichard B. Ogilvie Votes2,307,295 (51.20%)
Term01/13/1969 - 01/08/1973 Margin127,794 (+2.84%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1972
NameDan Walker Votes2,371,303 (50.68%)
Term01/08/1973 - 01/10/1977 Margin77,494 (+1.66%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceIL Governor 11/07/1972
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Name Dan Walker Lt. Gov. Paul M. Simon  
PartyDemocratic Democratic  
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Uncertified Votes735,193 (51.41%) 694,900 (48.59%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -40,293 (-2.82%)  
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D Pat Quinn [L]
D Richard J. Daley
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D Neil Hartigan
 

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