Carl Karcher

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Birthday
16, 1917
Birthplace
Ohio
Death Date
Jan 11, 2008 (90)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
16, 1917
Birthplace
Ohio
Death Date
Jan 11, 2008 (90)

About

Founder of the Carl's Jr. hamburger chain.

Before Fame

He worked as a delivery boy for a bakery based in Anaheim.

Trivia

He was a member of the oldest surviving order of chivalry, the Sovereign Military Order of Malta (SMOM).

Family Life

He fathered twelve children with his wife Margaret.

Associated With

He was given the Horatio Alger Award in 1979 for his philanthropic contributions.