1888 Presidential Election Interactive Map

201 electoral votes to win
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1888 Actual Election Results

Candidate Party Electoral Votes Popular Votes
Benjamin Harrison Republican 233 5,439,853
Grover Cleveland (I) Democratic 168 5,540,309

1888 Election Facts

  • Harrison is grandson of 9th President, William Henry Harrison
  • One of only 5 elections (1824, 1876, 1888, 2000, 2016) where the popular vote winner was defeated
  • Issues of the Day: Free Trade vs. Protectionism