The United States presidential election of 1960 was the 44th quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 8, 1960. The Republican Party nominated incumbent Vice President Richard Nixon, while the Democratic Party nominated John F. Kennedy, Senator from Massachusetts.
|Presidential Candidate||Party||Home State||Popular Vote||Electoral Vote||Running Mate||Home State||Electoral Vote|
|Richard Milhous Nixon||Republican||California||282||Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.||Massachusetts|
|John Fitzgerald Kennedy||Democratic||Massachusetts||240||Lyndon Baines Johnson||Texas|
|Harry Flood Byrd||(None)||Virginia||15|