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  Fulton, Richard
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<-  1999-01-01  
 
NameRichard Fulton
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Nashville, Tennessee , United States
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Born January 27, 1927 (91 years)
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InfoRepresentative from Tennessee; born in Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn., January 27, 1927; graduated from the public schools of Nashville and attended the University of Tennessee at Knoxville; served in the United States Navy in 1945 and 1946; member, State senate, 1958-1960; engaged in business and was a real estate broker; delegate, Democratic National Convention, 1964; elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-eighth and reelected to the six succeeding Congresses and served from January 3, 1963, until his resignation August 14, 1975; mayor, Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, Tenn., August 14, 1975, to October 5, 1987; unsuccessful candidate for nomination in 1978 and 1986 in the Tennessee gubernatorial primary; established private firm in governmental relations; is a resident of Nashville, Tenn.


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  09/09/1999 Nashville Mayor Runoff Lost 15.57% (-68.85%)
  08/06/1999 Nashville Mayor Lost 22.53% (-25.06%)
  08/07/1986 TN Governor - D Primary Lost 25.66% (-16.80%)
  08/03/1978 TN Governor- D Primary Lost 15.60% (-25.32%)
  08/07/1975 Nashville Mayor Won 68.99% (+42.66%)
  11/05/1974 TN District 5 Won 99.84% (+99.68%)
  08/01/1974 TN District 5 - D Primary Won 76.27% (+52.54%)
  11/07/1972 TN District 5 Won 62.59% (+25.75%)
  08/03/1972 TN District 5 - D Primary Won 73.49% (+48.41%)
  11/03/1970 TN District 5 Won 70.55% (+41.11%)
  11/05/1968 TN District 5 Won 48.72% (+6.55%)
  08/01/1968 TN District 5 - D Primary Won 70.64% (+41.28%)
  11/08/1966 TN District 5 Won 63.00% (+26.00%)
  11/03/1964 TN District 5 Won 59.77% (+19.54%)
  08/06/1964 TN District 5 - D Primary Won 66.88% (+42.25%)
  11/06/1962 TN District 5 Won 60.43% (+22.24%)
  08/02/1962 TN District 5 - D Primary Lost 45.10% (-0.10%)
  08/04/1960 TN District 5 - D Primary Lost 43.75% (-11.83%)
  08/02/1956 TN District 5 - D Primary Lost 31.90% (-36.21%)
ENDORSEMENTS
US Vice President - Appointment - Dec 19, 1974 NPA Reject