1968 Flag of the United States 1976
United States presidential election, 1972
November 7, 1972
RFK72 RR72
Nominee Robert F Kennedy Ronald Reagan
Party Democratic Republican
Home state New York California
Running mate Eugene McCarthy John Ashbrook
Electoral vote 481 57
States carried 40 + D.C. 10
Popular vote 57,100,003 34,720,485
Percentage 62.0% 37.7%
Presidential election results map
President before election
Robert F Kennedy
Elected President
Robert F Kennedy


Kennedy-McCarthy re-election campaign logo


Reagan-Ashbrook campaign logo

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