Ellington: 60–70% 70–80% 80–90% >90%
|Elections in Tennessee|
The 1966 Tennessee gubernatorial election was held on November 8, 1966. Democratic nominee Buford Ellington won the election with 81.22% of the vote.
Primary elections were held on August 4, 1966.
|Democratic||John Jay Hooker||360,105||46.52|
Major party candidate
|Independent||Charles Gordon Vick||8,407||1.28%|