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Israeli presidential election, 1962

Elections for the President of Israel were held in the Knesset on 30 October 1962.[1] Incumbent President Yitzhak Ben-Zvi stood again, and was the only candidate. He was re-elected with 62 of the 104 votes cast. Ben-Zvi's third term began on the day of the election. He later died before his term finished, on 23 April 1963.

Israeli presidential election, 1962

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  Yitzhak Ben-Zvi.jpg
Nominee Yitzhak Ben-Zvi
Party Mapai
Popular vote 62

President before election

Yitzhak Ben-Zvi
Mapai

Elected President

Yitzhak Ben-Zvi
Mapai

ResultsEdit

Candidate Votes
Yitzhak Ben-Zvi 62
Blank ballots 42
Total 104

ReferencesEdit