Ray Kroc
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Born: October 5, 1902

Died: January 14, 1984 (aged 81)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Businessman

Bio: Raymond Albert Ray Kroc was an American businessman who joined McDonald's in 1954 and built it into the most successful fast food operation in the world. Kroc was included in Time 100: The Most Important People of the Century, and amassed a fortune during his lifetime. He owned the San Diego Padres baseball team from 1974 until his death in 1984.

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