Edmund Muskie Candidate

Born: March 28, 1914
Rumford, Maine
Oxford County
United States
Resided: Waterville, Maine
Kennebec County
Death: March 26, 1996
Gender: Man
Occupation: Attorney and politician
Military Service: U.S. Navy, World War II (Lieutenant, 1942-1945).
Political Party: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
Offices Held: Maine State Representative: HD 110 (1946-1951). Maine Governor (1955-1959). Maine U.S. Senator (1959-1980).
Notes: Muskie was U.S. Secretary of State from 1980 to 1981 under President Jimmy Carter.
Sources: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
Photo of Edmund Muskie
Photo of Edmund Muskie
United States Senate.

Election Details

Number of state/federal offices sought Number of campaigns Number of winning campaigns
1 1 1
Date Election Stage Party Votes Percent Result
11/05/1968 President / Vice President General Democratic-Farmer-Labor 857,738 54.00% Won