5 closest U.S. presidential elections

POSTED: 10:06 AM Nov 06 2012   UPDATED: 7:45 AM Nov 30 2012

Here are five of the closest presidential races in U.S. history since 1840 as compiled by Yahoo!.

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Here are five of the closest presidential races in U.S. history since 1840 as compiled by Yahoo!.

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