California gubernatorial election, 1942

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California gubernatorial election, 1942
California
1938 ←
November 3, 1942 → 1946

  Earl Warren Portrait, half figure, seated, facing front, as Governor.jpg CulbertOlson.jpg
Nominee Earl Warren Culbert L. Olson
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 1,275,237 932,995
Percentage 57.1% 41.8%

Governor before election

Culbert L. Olson
Democratic

Elected Governor

Earl Warren
Republican


The California gubernatorial election, 1942 was held on November 3, 1942.

General Election Results[edit]

1942 gubernatorial election, California
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Earl Warren 1,275,237 57.07
Democratic Culbert L. Olson (incumbent) 932,995 41.75
Townsend Nathan T. Porter 15,496 0.69
Prohibition Fred Dyster 10,640 0.48
Total votes 0 100.0%%
Republican gain from Democratic Swing

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