1955 Baltimore mayoral election

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Baltimore mayoral election, 1955
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← 1951 May 3, 1955 1959 →
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Candidate Thomas D'Alesandro Jr. Samuel Hopkins
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 119,413 95,349
Percentage 55.60% 44.40%

Mayor before election

Thomas D'Alesandro Jr.

Elected Mayor

Thomas D'Alesandro Jr.

The 1955 Baltimore mayoral election saw reelection of Thomas D'Alesandro Jr. to a third consecutive term as mayor.

General election[edit]

The general election was held May 3.[1]

Baltimore mayoral general election, 1955[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Thomas D'Alesandro Jr. (incumbent) 119,413 55.60%
Republican Samuel Hopkins 95,349 44.40%
Total votes 214,762


  1. ^ a b "RaceID=27337". Our Campaigns. Retrieved May 7, 2019.