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Colonel Sanders Biography

Entrepreneur


ABOUT
Built his Kentucky Fried Chicken cafe into a fast-food empire.
BEFORE FAME
He worked as a farmer, salesman, steamboat pilot, and railroad fireman.

FAMILY LIFE
He fathered four children with his first wife Josephine King.
ASSOCIATED WITH
He was depicted in a Season 8 episode of Little House on the Prairie, the long-running TV series starring Michael Landon.
TRIVIA
He sold KFC to John Y. Brown Jr., Jack Massey, and a group of investors for $2 million in 1964.

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