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1940 Presidential Election Interactive Map

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1940 Actual Election Results

Candidate Party Electoral Votes Popular Votes
Franklin D. Roosevelt (I) Democratic 449 27,244,160
Wendell L. Willkie Republican 82 22,305,198

1940 Election Facts

  • Roosevelt becomes first (and only) President elected for a 3rd consecutive term
  • Issues of the Day: U.S. Neutrality in European Conflict