Sanders was born in Henryville, Indiana on September 9, 1890. He studied at Southern University. He was married to Josephine King until they divorced. He later married Claudia Price. Sanders had 3 children. He died on December 16, 1980 in Louisville, Kentucky from leukemia and pneumonia. He was 90 years old.
References[change | change source]
- The Human Tradition in the New South By James C. Klotter 130
Other websites[change | change source]
|Wikinews has news related to this article: Colonel Sanders statue lost in 1985 recovered from river in Japan|
- Kentucky Fried Chicken
- Colonel Sanders at Find a Grave
- Colonel Sanders at the Internet Movie Database