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Parents > United States > Illinois > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline January 01, 1936 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 03, 1936 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 03, 1936 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 04, 1937 - 12:00pm
Term End October 06, 1940 - 12:00pm
Turnout 51.00% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last Modifiedev December 13, 2008 12:35am
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Description Term end due to death of Gov. Horner.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/08/1932
NameHenry Horner Votes1,930,330 (57.62%)
Term01/09/1933 - 01/04/1937 Margin566,287 (+16.90%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won10/06/1940
NameJohn H. Stelle Votes1 (100.00%)
Term10/06/1940 - 01/13/1941 Margin1 (+100.00%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Apr 14, 1936 IL Governor-D Primary Henry Horner
D 1,508,135
Apr 14, 1936 IL Governor-R Primary C. Wayland Brooks
R 1,010,004
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Name (I) Gov. Henry Horner C. Wayland Brooks Mayor William Hale Thompson John Fisher Harmon W. Reed O. Alfred Olson (W) Others
PartyDemocratic Republican Union Progressive Socialist Prohibition Socialist Labor Other
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Uncertified Votes2,067,861 (53.13%) 1,682,674 (43.24%) 128,962 (3.31%) 6,966 (0.18%) 2,896 (0.07%) 2,602 (0.07%) 4 (0.00%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -385,187 (-9.90%) -1,938,899 (-49.82%) -2,060,895 (-52.95%) -2,064,965 (-53.06%) -2,065,259 (-53.06%) -2,067,857 (-53.13%)
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