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RACE DETAILS
Parents > Germany > President
OfficePresident
Type General Election
Filing Deadline July 16, 1954 - 12:00pm
Polls Open July 17, 1954 - 06:10pm
Polls Close July 17, 1954 - 06:10pm
Term Start September 13, 1954 - 12:00pm
Term End September 12, 1959 - 12:00pm
ContributorLa Fayette
Last ModifiedLa Fayette February 19, 2013 08:44am
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyFree Democrat Won09/12/1949
NameTheodor Heuss Votes416 (54.24%)
Term09/12/1949 - 07/17/1954 Margin104 (+13.56%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyChristian Democrat Won07/01/1959
NameHeinrich Lübke Votes526 (50.53%)
Term09/13/1959 - 09/12/1964 Margin140 (+13.45%)
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Name (I) Theodor Heuss Abstention (W) Alfred Weber Others Invalid (W) Karl Dönitz (W) Chancellor Konrad Adenauer
PartyFree Democrat Independent Nonpartisan Independent Independent Independent Christian Democrat
Certified Votes871 (88.25%) 95 (9.63%) 12 (1.22%) 4 (0.41%) 3 (0.30%) 1 (0.10%) 1 (0.10%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -776 (-78.62%) -859 (-87.03%) -867 (-87.84%) -868 (-87.94%) -870 (-88.15%) -870 (-88.15%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
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KPD Communist Party of Germany [L]

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