1940 United States presidential election in Kentucky
The 1940 United States presidential election in Kentucky took place on November 5, 1940, as part of the 1940 United States presidential election. Kentucky voters chose eleven representatives, or electors, to the Electoral College, who voted for president and vice president.
All 11 Kentucky votes to the Electoral College
Kentucky was won by incumbent President Franklin D. Roosevelt (D–New York), running with Secretary Henry A. Wallace, with 57.45% of the popular vote, against Wendell Willkie (R–Indiana), running with Minority Leader Charles L. McNary, with 42.30% of the popular vote.
|Democratic||Franklin D. Roosevelt (inc.)||557,322||57.45%|
- "United States Presidential election of 1940 - Encyclopædia Britannica". Retrieved August 20, 2018.
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