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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

The Phynx
The Phynx Colonel Sanders
(1970)
Blast-Off Girls
Blast-Off Girls Himself
(1967)
What's My Line?
What's My Line? Himself - Contestant
(1963)
I've Got a Secret
I've Got a Secret Himself - Contestant
(1964)

Filmography

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 1970 The Phynx
Colonel Sanders (as Colonel Harland Sanders)
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 2009 Smash Cut (the producers wish to thank)
 1977 Opening Night (thanks - as Colonel Sanders)
Hide Hide Show Show Self (10 credits)
 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 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 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. Harland Sanders)
 1963 What's My Line? (TV Series)
Himself - Contestant
- Episode dated 1 December 1963 (1963) ... Himself - Contestant
Hide Hide Show Show Archive footage (4 credits)
 2013 Kiseki taiken! Anbiribabô (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 documentary)
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:

1960s-1970s: TV commercials for Kentucky Fried Chicken. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Portrayal | See more »

Official Sites:


Alternate Names:

Col. Harland Sanders | Col. Sanders | Colonel Harland Sanders | Colonel Sanders | Kâneru Sandâsu

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

You got to like your work. You have got to like what you are doing, you have got to be doing something worthwhile so you can like it -- because it is worthwhile, that it makes a difference, don't you see? See more »

Trivia:

Made money from Franchise royalties and personal appearances after selling the KFC company. See more »

Trademark:

Black Rimmed Glasses See more »

Nickname:

Colonel

Star Sign:

Virgo

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