About KFC
KFC©, a subsidiary of Yum! Brands, is the world’s most popular chicken restaurant chain specializing in Original Recipe, Extra Crispy, Kentucky Grilled Chicken©, Extra CrispyTM Strips and Extra CrispyTM Boneless, with home-style sides, Hot WingsTM, and freshly made chicken sandwiches. Most loved and fastest growing retail chains in the world

1930

Since

18,875

Restaurants

118

Countries

Sept 9, 1890

Harland Sanders is born in Henryville, Indiana.

1920 - 1929

No university for Harland. It wasn’t that kind of world anyway

1930

Harland buys a roadside motel and cafe in Corbin, Kentucky. Always an avid cook, he puts his talents to use and starts to serve his take on southern fried chicken to the public.

1935

State Governor, Ruby Laffoon commissions Harland as ”Kentucky Colonel” for outstanding achievement in the community

1939

Finally, Harland perfects his blend of 11 Herbs and Spices.

1950

Colonel Sanders dons his dapper white suit for the first time

1955

Disaster strikes: Interstate 75 opens up and sucks away trade

1964

A growing network of franchisees across the US.

December 16, 1980

At 90, Colonel Harland Sanders passes away, but the KFC brand continues to grow, with restaurants now all over the world.

AS OF NOW THERE ARE 7 KFC'S IN NEPAL

We now have 18,875 restaurants across more than 118 countries.