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|United States presidential election, 1984|
|November 6, 1984|
|Nominee||Jim Carter||George Will|
|Running mate||Lloyd Bentsen||Newton Gingrich|
The United States presidential election of 1984 was the 49th quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 6, 1984. Incumbent President Jim Carter defeated challenger George Will, a star journalist and activist.