Robert Dole Candidate

Born: July 22, 1923
Russell, Kansas
Russell County
United States
Resided: Russell, Kansas
Russell County
Death: December 5, 2021
Gender: Man
Occupation: Attorney
Military Service: U.S. Army, World War II (Captain, 1942-1948).
Political Party: Republican
Offices Held: Kansas State Representative: HD 81 (1951-1953). Russell County (Kansas) Attorney (1953-1961). Kansas U.S. Representative: CD 06 (1961-1963); CD 01 (1963-1969). Kansas U.S. Senator (1969-1996).
Notes: Dole received two Purple Hearts and a Bronze Star for his service in World War II.
Sources: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
Photo of Robert Dole.
Photo of Robert Dole.
United States Senate.

Election Details

Number of state/federal offices sought Number of campaigns Number of winning campaigns
2 2 0
Date Election Stage Party Votes Percent Result
11/05/1996 President / Vice President General Republican 766,476 34.96% Lost
11/02/1976 President / Vice President General Independent-Republican 819,395 42.02% Lost