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Parents > United States > New York > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 0000 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 04, 1958 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 04, 1958 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1959 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1963 - 12:00pm
Turnout 38.52% Total Population
Contributornystate63
Last Modifiedbudgeteer January 19, 2017 05:40am
Data SourcesNY Red Book
Description Harriman also ran on the Liberal line.
DEM-2,269,969;LIB-283,926
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1954
NameW. Averell Harriman Votes2,560,738 (49.61%)
Term01/03/1955 - 01/03/1959 Margin11,125 (+0.22%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/06/1962
NameNelson A. Rockefeller Votes3,081,587 (53.08%)
Term01/03/1963 - 01/03/1967 Margin529,169 (+9.12%)
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Name Nelson A. Rockefeller (I) Gov. W. Averell Harriman John T. McManus  
PartyRepublican Democratic Independent Socialist  
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Certified Votes3,126,929 (54.74%) 2,553,895 (44.71%) 31,658 (0.55%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -573,034 (-10.03%) -3,095,271 (-54.18%)  
Fusion Votes
Democratic2,269,969
Liberal283,926
 
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