1860 Portuguese legislative election

The Portuguese legislative election, 1860 was held on 1 January.

1860 Portuguese legislative election

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179 seats to the Chamber of Deputies
90 seats needed for a majority
  First party Second party Third party
  Fontes Pereira de Melo.png Duque de Loulé.jpg No image.png
Leader Fontes Pereira de Melo 1st Duke of Loulé
Party Regenerator Historic Miguelist
Last election 22 seats 138 seats 2 seats
Seats won 162 15 2
Seats after Increase 140 Decrease 123 Steady
Percentage 91% 8% 1%
Swing Increase 76% Decrease 77% Steady

Prime Minister before election

1st Duke of Terceira
Regenerator

Prime Minister after election

1st Duke of Terceira
Regenerator

PartiesEdit

ResultsEdit

Party Votes % Seats
Regenerator Party[1] 91 162
Historic Party 8 15
Miguelistas 1 2
Total 179
Registered voters/turnout 310,494
Note: Table incomplete.
Source:[2][3][4]

Notes and referencesEdit

  1. ^ Including Cabralistas.
  2. ^ "Eleições de 1860" (in Portuguese). Archived from the original on 11 January 2005. Retrieved 8 September 2014.
  3. ^ "Eleições Gerais Portuguesas desde 1820" (in Portuguese). Archived from the original on 2005-01-05. Retrieved 8 September 2014.
  4. ^ "Elections in Portugal". Retrieved 5 August 2020.