Ralph F. Gates

Offices

Governor
Statewide
In office
Jan 8, 1945 to Jan 10, 1949

Party: Republican
Assumed: General Election
Left: Term Limited
Ralph F. Gates spent 4 years, 3 days in office in Indiana, all of it at the state level.

Elections

1944–Governor WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 7, 1944
50.97%
Ralph F. Gates*, Republican, 849,346 votes
48.18%
Samuel D. Jackson, Democratic, 802,765 votes
 0.74%
Waldo E. Yeater, Prohibition, 12,358 votes
 0.11%
William Rabe, Sr., Socialist, 1,770 votes
Out of 1,666,239 votes casts, the margin of victory was 46,581 (2.79%)
In the 1 races we have results for, Ralph F. Gates had a record of 1-0. That includes a record of 1-0 in 1 general election.