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|USA Presidential Elections 1852|
|November 4th, 1864|
|Nominee||John Charles Frémont||James Buchanan||Millard Fillmore|
|Home state||California||Pennsylvania||New York|
|Running mate||William Lewis Dayton||John C. Breckinridge||Andrew J. Donelson|
The United States presidential election, 1856 was a presidential election which saw Frémont (Republican) become President of the United States, defeating Democrat James Buchanan and former President Millard Fillmore, from the Know-Nothing party.