History Quiz / Vice Presidential Candidates That Lost Their Home State

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Can you name the major* Vice Presidential candidates who failed to win their home states for their runningmates since 1900?

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YearVP CandidateState (Runningmate)
1900 (D)Illinois (William Jennings Bryan)
1904 (D)West Virginia (Alton Parker)
1908 (D)Indiana (William Jennings Bryan)
1912 (R)New York (William Howard Taft)
1916 (D)*Indiana (Woodrow Wilson)
1920 (D)New York (James Cox)
1924 (D)Nebraska (John W. Davis)
1924 (P)Montana (Robert La Follette)
1932 (R)Kansas (Herbert Hoover)
1936 (R)Illinois (Alf Landon)
1940 (D)*Iowa (Franklin Roosevelt)
1940 (R)Oregon (Wendell Willkie)
YearVP CandidateState (Runningmate)
1948 (R)California (Thomas Dewey)
1956 (D)Tennessee (Adlai Stevenson)
1960 (R)Massachusetts (Richard Nixon)
1964 (R)New York (Barry Goldwater)
1968 (R)*Maryland (Richard Nixon)
1968 (AI)California (George Wallace)
1972 (D)Maryland (George McGovern)
1984 (D)New York (Walter Mondale)
1988 (D)Texas (Michael Dukakis)
1996 (R)New York (Bob Dole)
2004 (D)North Carolina (John Kerry)
2012 (R)Wisconsin (Mitt Romney)

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