Fred Tuttle

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Birthday
18, 1919
Birthplace
Vermont
Death Date
Oct 4, 2003 (84)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
18, 1919
Birthplace
Vermont
Death Date
Oct 4, 2003 (84)

About

Retired dairy farmer who became a popular Senate candidate in Vermont in 1998 but ultimately lost after endorsing his opponent. He appeared in the films Nosey Parker and Man with a Plan.

Before Fame

He entered the political race in a publicity stunt, as part of the 1996 film Man With a Plan, created by his next-door-neighbor.

Trivia

He surprised nearly everyone - most of all himself - by winning the Republican primary, helped along by clever slogans like 'I've spent my whole life in the barn - now I want to spend a little time in the House.'

Family Life

He grew up in Tunbridge, Vermont.

Associated With

Like him Ethan Allen was another Vermont politician who helped the formation of the state.