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  OK Governor
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Parents > United States > Oklahoma > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1962 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 06, 1962 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 06, 1962 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 14, 1963 - 12:00pm
Term End January 09, 1967 - 12:00pm
Turnout 61.74% Registered 30.48% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedRBH December 27, 2009 12:31am
Data SourcesCongressional Quarterly Guide to U S Elections
American Governors and Gubernatorial Elections, 1775-1978 Glashan
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/1958
NameJ. Howard Edmondson Votes399,504 (74.14%)
Term01/08/1959 - 01/06/1963 Margin292,009 (+54.19%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won01/06/1963
NameGeorge P. Nigh Votes1 (100.00%)
Term01/06/1963 - 01/14/1963 Margin1 (+100.00%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 01, 1962 OK Governor - R Primary Henry L. Bellmon R 61,873
May 01, 1962 OK Governor - D Primary Raymond Gary D 534,298
May 22, 1962 OK Governor - D Runoff W. P. Atkinson D 463,539
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Name Henry L. Bellmon W. P. Atkinson Richard Zavitz  
PartyRepublican Democratic Independent  
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Uncertified Votes392,316 (55.27%) 315,357 (44.43%) 2,090 (0.29%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -76,959 (-10.84%) -390,226 (-54.98%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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