1995 French presidential election

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1995 French presidential election

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Nominee Jacques Chirac Lionel Jospin
Party Rally for the Republic Socialist Party (France)
Popular vote 15,763,027 14,180,644
Percentage 52.6% 47.4%

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Results of the second round by department

President before election

François Mitterrand
Socialist Party (France)

Elected President

Jacques Chirac
Rally for the Republic

Presidential elections in France to elect the fifth president of the French Fifth Republic happened on 23 April and 7 May 1995.

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