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Harland Sanders (1890–1980)

Harland Sanders was born on September 9, 1890 in Henryville, Indiana, USA as Harland David Sanders. He was an actor, known for Blast-Off Girls (1967), The Phynx (1970) and Opening Night (1977). He was married to Claudia Ledington and Josephine King. He died on December 16, 1980 in Shelbyville, Kentucky, USA. See full bio »

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Filmography

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 1970 The Phynx
Colonel Sanders
 1967 The Big Mouth
Harland Sanders (uncredited)
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 1977 Opening Night (thanks - as Colonel Sanders)
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 1979 Praise the Lord (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 2 March 1979 (1979) ... Himself
 1975 Donahue (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 13 January 1975 (1975) ... Himself (as Colonel Sanders)
 1970 The David Frost Show (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode #2.133 (1970) ... Himself (as Col. Sanders)
- Episode #2.131 (1970) ... Himself (as Col. Sanders)
 1970 Hell's Bloody Devils
Himself (uncredited)
 1968 Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode #2.5 (1968) ... Himself (uncredited)
 1967 Blast-Off Girls
Himself (as Colonel Sanders)
 1964 I've Got a Secret (TV Series)
Himself - Contestant
- Episode dated 6 April 1964 (1964) ... Himself - Contestant (as Col. Sanders)
 1963 What's My Line? (TV Series)
Himself - Contestant
- Episode dated 1 December 1963 (1963) ... Himself - Contestant
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 2013 Miracle Experiences! Unbelievable (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- Minna shitteru ano kaisha maruhi hajimete densetsu (2013) ... Himself (as Kâneru Sandâsu)
 2009 Modern Marvels (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- Fry It (2009) ... Himself
 1999 American Eats (TV Series)
Himself
- History on a Bun (1999) ... Himself
 1998 Biography (TV Series documentary)
Himself / Himself - as Colonel Sanders
- Dave Thomas: Made to Order (1998) ... Himself
- Colonel Sanders: America's Chicken King (1998) ... Himself - as Colonel Sanders

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Other Works:

Guested on the daytime television program "1 O'Clock Club" also appearing were race car driver Suzy Dietrich and group The Jesters. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Portrayal | See more »

Official Sites:


Alternate Names:

Col. Sanders | Colonel Sanders | Kâneru Sandâsu

Height:

6' 5" (1.96 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

There's no reason to be the richest man in the cemetery. You can't do any business from there. See more »

Trivia:

Before he started his restaurant chain, he drove across the country offering his fried chicken recipe to restaurants, in exchange for royalites for each dish sold. He had over 3,000 rejections before his first sale. See more »

Trademark:

String bow tie See more »

Nickname:

Colonel

Star Sign:

Virgo

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