Robert Lundquist Candidate

Born: October 24, 1914
Rockford, Illinois
Winnebago County
United States
Resided: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Hennepin County
Death: February 11, 1962
Gender: Man
Occupation: Grocer
Military Service: U.S. Naval Reserve, World War II (Aviation Machinist's Mate Petty Officer 1st Class).
Political Party: Republican
Offices Held: Minneapolis Alderman: 9th Ward (1947-1951).
Notes: Lundquist came to Minneapolis in 1917. Lundquist was a slo a candidate for Hennepin County Commissioner (2nd District) in 1950 and Minneapolis Mayor in 1953.
Sources: Minnesota Historical Society Death Certificate Index (1962-MN-022658). World War II Draft Registration Card (October 16, 1940). The St. Cloud Daily Times, July 8, 1952 (p. 2). Minneapolis Morning Tribune, February 13, 1962 (p. 8).
Photo of Robert Lundquist
Photo of Robert Lundquist
Minneapolis Morning Tribune, June 10, 1947 (p. 4).

Election Details

Number of state/federal offices sought Number of campaigns Number of winning campaigns
1 2 0
Date Election Stage Party Votes Percent Result
09/09/1952 Secretary of State Special Primary Republican 24,486 6.87% Lost
09/09/1952 Secretary of State Primary Republican 21,456 5.73% Lost