Harland Sanders

Harland Sanders
1890 - 1980

Harland Sanders  American Business


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Harland Sanders was previously married to Claudia Sanders (1949 - 1980) and Josephine King.


American Business Professional Harland Sanders was born Harland David Sanders on 9th September, 1890 in Shelbyville, Indiana, USA and passed away on 16th Dec 1980 Shelbyville, Kentucky, USA aged 90. He is most remembered for Founder of the Kentucky Fried Chicken Restaurant. His zodiac sign is Virgo.

Harland Sanders is a member of the following lists: People from Louisville, Kentucky, American businesspeople and United States Army soldiers.


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Married2 38 years, 11 months 38 years, 5 months 38 years
Total2 38 years, 11 months 38 years, 5 months 38 years


First Name Harland
Middle Name David
Last Name Sanders
Full Name at Birth Harland David Sanders
Alternative Name Colonel Sanders
Age 90 (age at death) years
Birthday 9th September, 1890
Birthplace Shelbyville, Indiana, USA
Died 16th December, 1980
Place of Death Shelbyville, Kentucky, USA
Cause of Death Cancer (leukemia)
Buried Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville
Height 6' 5" (196 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Grey
Distinctive Feature The Goatee
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University La Salle Extension University
Occupation Text Restaurateur
Occupation Business
Claim to Fame Founder of the Kentucky Fried Chicken Restaurant
Year(s) Active 1930–1980
Brand Endorsement 1960s-1970s: TV commercials for Kentucky Fried Chicken
Official Websites www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=926
Father Wilbur David Sanders
Mother Margaret Ann Sanders (née Dunlevy)
Family Member Margaret King(Daughter), Harland King Jr(Son)

Colonel Harland David Sanders (September 9, 1890 – December 16, 1980) was an American businessman, best known for founding fast food chicken restaurant chain Kentucky Fried Chicken (also known as KFC) and later acting as the company's brand ambassador and symbol. His name and image are still symbols of the company. The title "colonel" is an honorific title, the highest awarded by the Commonwealth of Kentucky, the Kentucky Colonel, and is not a military rank, the Governor of Kentucky bestows the honor of a colonel's commission, by issuance of letters patent.

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Harland Sanders90 VirgoBusiness
Claudia Sanders94 VirgoOther
Josephine King87 LibraOther


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Margaret JosephineFemale29th March, 1910111 years oldJosephine King
Harland David JrMale23rd April, 1912109 years oldJosephine King


Hell's Bloody Devils1970Colonel Sanders (uncredited)Movie
The Phynx1970Colonel Sanders (as Colonel Harland Sanders)Movie
Blast-Off Girls1967Colonel Sanders (as Colonel Sanders)Movie
The Big Mouth1967Colonel Sanders (uncredited)Movie
Laugh-In1967Guest PerformerTV Show




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