1942 Colombian presidential election
Presidential elections were held in Colombia on 3 May 1942. The result was a victory for Alfonso López Pumarejo of the Liberal Party, who received 58.6% of the vote. He took office on 7 August.
|Alfonso López Pumarejo||Liberal Party||673,169||58.6|
|Carlos Arango Vélez||Liberal Party||474,637||41.4|