He was the world Charade champion 5 years running.
Despite appearing physically weak and having a pot belly, he is really quite an athletic and strong man.
Dad works in middle management. Dad's job is often described as a "pencil pusher", to the point where Dad is obsessed with them. He even received the coveted honor of sharpening his pencil in the "Silver Sharpener", only to knock it to the ground and winding up being paddled upside down with Mom in the Canadian Justice System. The company Dad works at is called Big Co. He is shown working in Pencil Nexus in The Boss of Me suggesting that Dad lost his job at Big Co. at some point prior to the latter mentioned episode.
Dad is apparently 42 years old, because in "Odd Jobs", he said, "I will be on a mission to Uranus for 23 years! See you when I'm 65!"
Dad's favorite shirt is a purple 80's t-shirt that says "BORN TO PARTY", and Mom tells him that it was stolen by Canadians. But it was eventually found in the garbage created under their house when Timmy wished all of their garbage away, ticking off Wanda's "mob type" father, Big Daddy, who runs the garbage collection racket in Fairy World.
In Add-A-Dad, it is shown he has at least 219 jobs.
Mr. Turner has been two super heroes; Dyno Dad and Nog Man.
In both Christmas Specials, Mr. Turner is shown to have an addiction to egg nog, so much so that for Christmas when he got an expensive car, the Hope Diamond and a talking horse he was still angry that he didn't get what he really wanted, which was 20,000 gallons of egg nog.
Along with Mom, his real first name has never been revealed. Whenever their names are revealed, the show has it inaudible by either a truck passing by or just silenced. Though due to evidence, it is possible that Dad's name is Timmy, Sr, due to his son Timmy inexplicably having a "II" suffix. Also Mr. Turner was always named "Timmy's Dad" by everyone except Vicky who called him by "Mr. Turner"
It was shown that in Odd Jobs that Dad works with pencils. He refers to his own career as being a "pencil-pusher"
He is modeled after his voice actor, Daran Norris who also portrays him in the live-action movie.
This makes Mr. Turner the only character to have his voice actor play his live action version.
He and his wife originally appeared in the Oh Yeah! Cartoons shorts as recurring characters, but they had a significantly different character design and their faces were never revealed (similar to Cartoon Network's animated series Cow and Chicken); the top of their heads were sometimes visible, however.
Timmy's Dad, his hatred for Sheldon Dinkleberg, and the phrase "This is where I'd put a trophy, if I had one!" have achieved memetic status.
Mr. Turner's quote in the previous trivia fact became popular on the Google website.
A running gag is that every time Wanda or someone else states Cosmo's stupidity, he enters the scene.
Mr. Turner's real first name might be Barnaby because in Poltergeeks he said "I used to be called Mom!" and Mrs. Turner said "I used to be called Barnaby!"
His original hair style was similar to Timmy's hair style.
He, Cosmo and Mr. Crocker wear the same type of shirt and Tie, except their pants are different. Mr. Turner wears Jeans, Mr. Cocker wears navy blue pants that match his shoes as well, and Cosmo wears regular back pants which also matches his shoes.