1963 Republic of the Congo presidential election

Indirect presidential elections were held in the Republic of the Congo on 19 December 1963 after President Fulbert Youlou had been overthrown in the Trois Glorieuses uprising on 15 August. Alphonse Massamba-Débat was the only candidate, and was elected unopposed.[1]


Candidate Votes %
Alphonse Massamba-Débat 1,078 100
Invalid/blank votes 2
Total 1,080 100
Registered voters/turnout 1,089 99.2
Source: Nohlen et al.


  1. ^ Dolf Sternberger, Bernhard Vogel, Dieter Nohlen & Klaus Landfried (1978) Die Wahl der Parlamente: Band II: Afrika, Erster Halbband, p1053