Benjamin Spock Candidate

Born: May 2, 1903
New Haven, Connecticut
New Haven County
United States
Resided: Minnesota
Death: March 16, 1998
Gender: Man
Occupation: Pediatrician and author
Military Service: U.S. Navy, World War II (1944-1946).
Political Party: Minnesota People's; People's
Notes: Spock won a gold medal at the 1924 Olympics in eight-man rowing. He served as a psychiatrist in Naval hospitals during World War II.
Sources: United States Social Security Applications and Claims Index. United States Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File. The Hartford Courant (Hartford, Connecticut), March 17, 1998 (p. B7).
Photo of Benjamin Spock
Photo of Benjamin Spock
The Hartford Courant (Hartford, Connecticut), March 17, 1998 (p. B7).

Election Details

Number of state/federal offices sought Number of campaigns Number of winning campaigns
2 2 0
Date Election Stage Party Votes Percent Result
11/02/1976 President / Vice President General People's 635 0.03% Lost
11/07/1972 President / Vice President General Minnesota People's 2,805 0.16% Lost