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Ray Kroc (1902–1984)

Ray Kroc was born on October 5, 1902 in Oak Park, Illinois, USA. He is known for The Mike Douglas Show (1961) and The Merv Griffin Show (1962). He was married to Joan B. Kroc, Jane Dobbins Green and Ethel Fleming. He died on January 14, 1984 in San Diego, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Mike Douglas Show Self - McDonald's Founder
The Merv Griffin Show Self - founder of McDonald's hamburger chain


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 2015/VII Charlie (special thanks - as McDonald's)
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 1977 The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series)
Self - McDonald's Founder
- Episode #16.182 (1977) ... Self - McDonald's Founder
 1971 The Merv Griffin Show (TV Series)
Self - founder of McDonald's hamburger chain
- Self-Made Entrepreneurs (1971) ... Self - founder of McDonald's hamburger chain
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 2018 All works are good (TV Series documentary)
Self - photo
 2016 The Founder
Self (uncredited)
 2007 CNBC Documentaries (TV Series documentary)
Self - McDonald's Founder
- Big Mac: Inside the McDonald's Empire (2007) ... Self - McDonald's Founder
 1998 Biography (TV Series documentary)
 1977 Some Call It Greed (Documentary)

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Portrayal | See more »

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Joan B. Kroc  (his death) | See more »

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Personal Quote:

If you're not a risk taker, you should get the hell out of business. See more »


First invested into McDonald's at the age of 52. See more »

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