Washington gubernatorial election, 1972

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Washington gubernatorial election, 1972
Washington (state)
1968 ←
November 7, 1972
→ 1976

  DanielJEvans.jpg Albert D. Rosellini.jpg
Nominee Daniel J. Evans Albert D. Rosellini
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 747,825 630,613
Percentage 50.78% 42.82%

Governor before election

Daniel J. Evans

Elected Governor

Daniel J. Evans

The state of Washington holds its gubernatorial election every fourth year, concurrent with the United States presidential election. This election resulted in the re-election of Governor Daniel J. Evans.

General election results[edit]

Governor of Washington election, 1972[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Daniel J. Evans 747,825 50.78%
Democratic Albert Rosellini 630,613 42.82%