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1968 Presidential Election Interactive Map

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1968 Actual Election Results

Candidate Party Electoral Votes Popular Votes
Richard M. Nixon Republican 301 31,710,470
Hubert H. Humphrey Democratic 191 30,898,055
George C. Wallace American Independent 46 9,906,473

1968 Election Facts

  • Wallace's tally of 46 marks the most recent election that a 3rd party candidate has won Electoral Votes
  • Nixon won North Carolina; however one elector cast a vote for Wallace
  • Issues of the Day: Vietnam War, Civil Rights, Assassinations (Robert Kennedy, Dr. Martin Luther King)