We don't have all the answers, but Colonel Sanders sure seemed to have some!

KFC©, a subsidiary of Yum! Brands, is the world’s most popular chicken restaurant chain, specializing in Hot & Crispy, or finger lickin’ good, chicken!

KFC©, a subsidiary of Yum! Brands, is the world’s most popular chicken restaurant chain, specializing in Hot & Crispy, or finger lickin’ good, chicken!

SINCE
1930
RESTAURANTS
18,875
COUNTRIES
118

OUR Golden Past

SEPT 9
1890
Harland Sanders is born in Henryville, Indiana.
Through
1920-29
No university for Harland. It wasn't that kind of world anyway.
IN
1930
Harland buys a roadside motel and cafe in Corbin, Kentucky Always an avid cook, he puts his talent to use & starts to serve his take on southern fried chicken.
IN
1935
State Governor, Ruby Laffoon commissions Harland as ''Kentucky Colonel'' for outstanding achievement in the community.
IN
1939
Colonel Sanders perfects his top secret recipe of 11 Herbs and Spices.
IN
1950
Colonel Sanders dons his dapper white suit for the first time.
IN
1955
Disaster strikes: Interstate 75 opens up and sucks away trade.
IN
1964
A growing network of franchisees across the US

Today there are over 350 KFC Restaurants in India across more than 100 cities