Los Angeles mayoral election, 1945

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Los Angeles mayoral election, 1945
Los Angeles
1941 ←
April 3, 1945 (1945-04-03)
→ 1949

  FletcherBowron.jpg
Candidate Fletcher Bowron Clifford Clinton
Party Republican Independent
Popular vote 146,323 51,071
Percentage 53.91% 18.82%

Mayor before election

Fletcher Bowron
Republican

Elected Mayor

Fletcher Bowron
Republican

The 1945 election for Mayor of Los Angeles took place on April 3, 1945. Incumbent Fletcher Bowron was re-elected.

Results[edit]

Los Angeles mayoral general election, April 3, 1945[1][2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Fletcher Bowron 146,323 53.91% +5.07%
Independent Clifford Clinton 51,071 18.82%
Republican Roger Jessup 33,940 12.50%
Independent Ira J. McDonald 12,674 4.67%
Democratic Sam Yorty 10,393 3.83%
Independent Anthony P. Entenza 10,301 3.80%
Independent Oliver K. Jones 2,333 0.86%
Independent Dolores Gunn 1,273 0.47%
Prohibition Fred Dyster 789 0.29%
Independent James L. Hill 645 0.24%
Socialist Workers Myra Tanner Weiss 580 0.21%
Independent Leland E. Zeman 506 0.19%
Independent George R. Martin 366 0.14%
Independent Harley Mosteller 233 0.09%
Total votes 271,427 100.00%
Republican hold Swing

References and footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ "Los Angeles Mayor". Our Campaigns. 
  2. ^ Officially all candidates are non-partisan.

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