History Quiz / Losing US Presidential Candidates (Major Party)

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How far back in history can you go, in naming the losing major party presidential candidate ? (Type 'None' if no opposition)

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Year and Presidential WinnerPresidential LoserParty of Presidential Loser
2016 Donald TrumpDemocrat
2012 Barack ObamaRepublican
2008 Barack ObamaRepublican
2004 George W. BushDemocrat
2000 George W. BushDemocrat
1996 Bill ClintonRepublican
1992 Bill ClintonRepublican
1988 George H.W. BushDemocrat
1984 Ronald ReaganDemocrat
1980 Ronald ReaganDemocrat
1976 Jimmy CarterRepublican
1972 Richard NixonDemocrat
1968 Richard NixonDemocrat
1964 Lyndon JohnsonRepublican
1960 John F. KennedyRepublican
1956 Dwight EisenhowerDemocrat
1952 Dwight EisenhowerDemocrat
1948 Harry S TrumanRepublican
1944 Franklin RooseveltRepublican
1940 Franklin RooseveltRepublican
1936 Franklin RooseveltRepublican
1932 Franklin RooseveltRepublican
1928 Herbert HooverDemocrat
1924 Calvin CoolidgeDemocrat
1920 Warren G. HardingDemocrat
1916 Woodrow WilsonRepublican
1912 Woodrow WilsonRepublican
1908 William Howard TaftDemocrat
1904 Theodore RooseveltDemocrat
1900 William McKinleyDemocrat
1896 William McKinleyDemocrat
1892 Grover ClevelandRepublican
1888 Benjamin HarrisonDemocrat
1884 Grover ClevelandRepublican
1880 James A. GarfieldDemocrat
1876 Rutherford B. HayesRepublican
1872 Ulysses S. GrantDemocrat
1868 Ulysses S. GrantDemocrat
1964 Abraham LincolnDemocrat
1860 Abraham LincolnDemocrat
1856 James BuchananRepublican
1852 Franklin PierceWhig
1848 Zachary TaylorDemocrat
1844 James K. PolkWhig
1840 William Henry HarrisonDemocrat
1836 Martin Van BurenWhig
1832 Andrew JacksonNational Republican
1828 Andrew JacksonNational Republican
1824 John Quincy AdamsDemocrat
1820 James MonroeNo opposition
1816 James MonroeFederalist
1812 James MadisonFederalist
1808 James MadisonFederalist
1804 Thomas JeffersonFederalist
1800 Thomas JeffersonDemocratic-Republican
1796 John AdamsDemocratic-Republican
1792 George WashingtonNo opposition
1789 George WashingtonNo opposition

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