The History of Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) – Get a Bucket of Chicken



KFC (Kentucky Fried Chicken) was the first Fast Food chain to feature something other than burgers, fries and hot dogs. Founded by Col. Harland Sanders in Corbin Kentucky in the 50’s when Sanders was 65 years old.

Ever heard of ‘Kentucky Beef’  or KFC Eleven?  You will in this episode of Fast Food History.

Also hear about Dave Thomas and how he helped build KFC before founding Wendy’s and about the first Franchisee, Pete Harmon in South Salt Lake, UT and how he invented the famous Bucket and even the name, Kentucky Fried Chicken.

Next episode will be Burger Chef

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