Labour Party (UK) deputy leadership election, 1962

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Labour Party deputy leadership election, 1962
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  George Brown, 1967.jpg Harold Wilson (1967).jpg
Candidate George Brown Harold Wilson
Popular vote 133 103
Percentage 56.4% 43.6%

Deputy Leader before election

George Brown

Elected Deputy Leader

George Brown

The 1962 Labour Party deputy leadership election took place on 8 November 1962, after sitting deputy leader George Brown was challenged by Harold Wilson.

Candidates[edit]

Results[edit]

Only ballot: 8 November 1962
Candidate Votes %
George Brown 133 56.4
Harold Wilson 103 43.6
George Brown re-elected

References[edit]