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Parents > United States > Kentucky > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 0000 - 05:00pm
Polls Open November 02, 1971 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 02, 1971 - 08:00pm
Term Start December 07, 1971 - 12:00pm
Term End December 28, 1974 - 12:00pm
Turnout 28.89% Total Population
ContributorSome say...
Last ModifiedRBH June 13, 2011 08:37pm
Data SourcesAmerica Votes, Vol 24, Scammon, p. 185 (main vote totals)
America Votes, Vol 10 (Chandler/Smith totals)
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/1967
NameLouie B. Nunn Votes454,123 (51.20%)
Term12/12/1967 - 12/07/1971 Margin28,449 (+3.21%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won12/28/1974
NameJulian M. Carroll Votes1 (100.00%)
Term12/28/1974 - 12/09/1975 Margin1 (+100.00%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 25, 1971 KY Governor - D Primary Wendell H. Ford
May 25, 1971 KY Governor - R Primary Thomas Emberton
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KEY RACE? 0.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
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Leaning Call: 0 (0.00%)
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Name Lt. Gov. Wendell H. Ford Thomas Emberton Gov. A. B. "Happy" Chandler William Smith  
PartyDemocratic Republican Independent American  
Website  
Uncertified Votes (0.00% in)470,420 (50.56%) 412,653 (44.35%) 39,493 (4.24%) 7,924 (0.85%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -57,767 (-6.21%) -430,927 (-46.31%) -462,496 (-49.70%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $--  
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