United States presidential election, 1952
President Truman had decided not to run for the Presidency again. General Eisenhower was popular as a candidate for which the Republicans were desperate. He got nominated easily on the Republican party ticket, while Adlai Stevenson won the Democratic nomination. The Republicans who had not won a presidential election since 1928 decisively won the 1952 election.
|candidates||popular vote||electoral vote|
|Dwight D. Eisenhower||33,936,234||442|
|Adlai E. Stevenson||27,314,992||89|
|Eric Haas||30, 267||0|