Democratic Party presidential primaries, 1920

Democratic Party presidential primaries, 1920
United States
March 9 to June 5, 1920

Nominee A. Mitchell Palmer James M. Cox William Gibbs McAdoo
Home state Pennsylvania Ohio California
Contests won 1 1 4
Popular vote 91,543 86,194 74,987
Percentage 16.5% 15.6% 13.5%

Nominee Gilbert Hitchcock Edward I. Edwards
Home state Nebraska New Jersey
Contests won 1 2
Popular vote 37,452 28,470
Percentage 6.8% 5.1%

Previous Democratic nominee

Woodrow Wilson

Democratic nominee

James M. Cox

The 1920 Democratic presidential primaries were the selection process by which voters of the Democratic Party chose its nominee for President of the United States in the 1920 U.S. presidential election.[1] Ohio Governor James M. Cox was selected as the nominee through a series of primary elections and caucuses culminating in the 1920 Democratic National Convention held from June 28 to July 6, 1920, in San Francisco, California.

See also


  1. "Guide to U.S. Elections - Google Books". 2016-02-19. Retrieved 2016-02-19.
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