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Parents > United States > California > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 06, 1958 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 04, 1958 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 04, 1958 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1959 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1963 - 12:00pm
Turnout 49.65% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedJason January 30, 2010 03:01pm
Data SourcesAmerican State Governors, 1776-1976 v1 Joseph and Jessamine Kallenbach
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/1954
NameGoodwin J. Knight Votes2,290,519 (56.83%)
Term01/03/1955 - 01/03/1959 Margin551,151 (+13.67%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/1962
NameEdmund G. "Pat" Brown Votes3,037,109 (51.92%)
Term01/03/1963 - 01/03/1967 Margin296,758 (+5.07%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Jun 03, 1958 CA Governor - D Primary Edmund G. "Pat" Brown
D 2,288,456
Jun 03, 1958 CA Governor - R Primary William Fife Knowland
R 1,664,985
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CANDIDATES
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Name Attorney General Edmund G. "Pat" Brown Minority Leader William Fife Knowland (W) William Potter Gale (W) Scattering (W) L. A. Delaney (W) Herbert Steiner  
PartyDemocratic Republican Independent Independent Socialist Labor  
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Uncertified Votes3,140,076 (59.75%) 2,110,911 (40.16%) 2,301 (0.04%) 1,745 (0.03%) 505 (0.01%) 239 (0.01%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -1,029,165 (-19.58%) -3,137,775 (-59.70%) -3,138,331 (-59.71%) -3,139,571 (-59.74%) -3,139,837 (-59.74%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--  
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MATCHUP POLLS (1 from 1 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg60.04%-- 36.64%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--  
Field Poll 
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62.00% -- 38.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
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