Samuel Truett Cathy was an American businessman, investor, author, and philanthropist. He founded the fast food restaurant chain Chick-fil-A in 1946.
|Born:||Samuel Truett Cathy, March 14, 1921, Eatonton, Georgia, U.S.|
|Died:||September 8, 2014, Clayton County, Georgia, U.S.|
|Education:||Henry W. Grady High School|
|Known for:||Founder & chairman emeritus of Chick-fil-A, Founder of the WinShape Foundation|
|Net worth:||US$4.2 billion (2012)|
|Children:||Trudy, Dan, Bubba|
|Website:||S. Truett Cathy’s Official site|
About S Truett Cathy
Founder of the Chick-fil-A fast-food franchise.
He was a member of the United States Army, serving during World War II.
He sponsored a college football bowl game known as the Chick-fil-A Bowl.
He had three kids with his wife Jeanette.
He received an honorary doctorate degree from Liberty University alongside Mitt Romney in 2012.
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- American motivational writers
- Southern Baptists
- Georgia (U.S. state) Republicans
- American business writers
- American restaurateurs
- American investors
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