There's no reason to be the richest man in the cemetery.
You can't do any business from there. --- Colonel Sanders

Harland David Sanders
Born September 9th, 1890 in Henryville, Indiana
Died December 16th, 1980 at the age of 90



hard work, determination...and the power of dreaming
watch the Colonel tell his own story in this Quicktime video


Colonel Sanders shown
helping decorate his birthday cake
no kidding, the Colonel shown standing is a cake
Colonel Sanders shown seated
the standing Colonel is...his birthday cake!
Colonel Sanders shown
cutting his 90th birthday cake.
This cake served 10,000 people,
and he was lifted by forklift to reach the top.
On Christmas Eve in Japan, people wait for hours
lined up outside their local KFC to buy a bucket of chicken.
At the root of this practice is thought to be, perhaps,
the similarity between Colonel Sanders and Santa Claus.
Manga Colonel Sanders
the Colonel has also become an extremely
popular character in Japanese anime, manga, and haiku...

When will he return?
People speak of his the day
Colonel Sanders, God.

dateless on Christmas Eve?
dishing out the mud
the Colonel's kids
flying Colonel's
days of chicken

take the KFC world tour!