1973 United States House of Representatives elections

Five members of the U.S. House of Representatives were elected in special elections in 1973 to the 93rd United States Congress.

Elections are listed by date and district.

District Incumbent This race
Representative Party First elected Results Candidates
Alaska at-large Nick Begich Democratic [data unknown/missing] Incumbent lost in a plane crash and declared dead pursuant to H.Res. 1 January 3, 1973.
New member elected March 6, 1973.
Republican gain.
Louisiana 2 Hale Boggs Democratic [data unknown/missing] Incumbent lost in a plane crash and declared dead pursuant to H.Res. 1 January 3, 1973.
New member elected March 20, 1973.
Democratic hold.
Maryland 1 William Mills (R) Republican [data unknown/missing] Incumbent died May 24, 1973.
New member elected August 21, 1973.
Republican hold.
Illinois 7 Vacant Incumbent member-elect George W. Collins (D) died during previous congress.
New member elected June 5, 1973.
Democratic gain.

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