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Who won the 1968 presidential election?

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The 1968 presidential election was won by Richard M. Nixon. The other candidates were Hubert H. Humphrey and George C. Wallace. Nixon was from the Republican party.

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Richard Nixon was born on Jan. 9, 1913, in Yorba Linda, Calif. He served as the 37th president of the United States. Before becoming president, Nixon served as a U.S. representative and senator from the state of California. He also served as the vice president of the United States from the years 1953 to 1961. He was elected for a second term in 1972 and later became the first president to resign from office.

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