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Louisiana: Lieutenant Governors


Lieutenant Governors of Louisiana, 1854-2003 (May be incomplete!)
Robert C. Wickliffe 1854-56 Henry M. Hyams 1859 P. B. S. Pinchback 1871-72 C. C. Antoine 1872-76 Samuel D. McEnery 1879 Charles Parlange 1892-93 Hiram R. Lott 1893-95 Robert H. Snyder 1899 Albert Estopinal 1900-04 Jared Y. Sanders 1904-08 Oramel Hinckley Simpson 1924-26 Alvin O. King 1931-32 Earl Long 1936-39 J. Emile Verret 1944 Melinda Schwegmann 1992- Kathleen B. Blanco 1996-2003

Events and Candidates (may be incomplete!)

  • 1876: Louis A. Wiltz, elected.
  • 1928: John E. Jackson (Rep), defeated.
  • 1932: Earl Long, defeated.
  • 1944: Earl Long (Dem), defeated in primary.
  • 1952: John McKeithen (Dem), defeated in primary.
  • 1995: Kathleen B. Blanco (Dem), elected.
  • 2003: Clyde C. Holloway, defeated.
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