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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 married to Claudia Ledington and Josephine King. He died on December 16, 1980 in Shelbyville, Kentucky, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Blast-Off Girls
Blast-Off Girls Himself
(1967)
The Phynx
The Phynx Himself
(1970)
The Dick Cavett Show
The Dick Cavett Show Himself - Guest
(1971)
The Big Mouth
The Big Mouth Himself
(1967)

Filmography

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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)
 1971 The Dick Cavett Show (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- Episode dated 25 January 1971 (1971) ... Himself - Guest
 1970 The Phynx
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)
 1967 The Big Mouth
Himself (uncredited)
 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)
 2010 Modern Marvels (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- Fry It (2010) ... Himself
 2006 American Eats (TV Series)
Himself
- History on a Bun (2006) ... 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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Personal Details

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 »

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Alternate Names:

Col. Sanders | Colonel Sanders | Kâneru Sandâsu

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Don't be against things so much as for things. See more »

Trivia:

Was known for his generous philanthropic activities and gave away much of the money he made. See more »

Trademark:

String bow tie See more »

Nickname:

Colonel

Star Sign:

Virgo

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