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Inventor of McDonald's iconic Big Mac dies - The Register

Michael 'Jim' Delligatti, the inventor of the Big Mac, has died aged 98. Just how he made it that far, given his fondness for the lard-laden double-decker, is anyone's guess. Delligatti cooked up the Big Mac in 1965 when, as one of McDonalds' early ...and more »

Jim Delligatti, who gave the world the Big Mac sandwich, dies at 98 - Washington Post

Neither the humpbacked 747 nor the cherry-red public buses that crisscross London surpass the Big Mac as the world's most famous double-decker. Ever since Jim Delligatti, who died Nov. 28 at 98, created the sandwich in 1967 at a McDonald's franchise ...and more »

The Man Who Invented McDonald's Big Mac Has Died - Money Magazine

The man who created America's most iconic fast-food product—the Big Mac—has died. Michael “Jim” Delligatti was a McDonald's franchisee in the Pittsburgh area when he invented the Big Mac nearly 50 years ago. He was 98 when he died on Monday night, ...and more »

The Guy Who Invented The Big Mac Has Died At 98 - Delish

Michael "Jim" Delligatti, the owner of a Pittsburgh-area McDonald's who invented the Big Mac nearly 50 years ago, died on Monday night surrounded by family at his home. He was 98. Delligatti's franchise was based in Uniontown when he invented the ...and more »

The inventor of the Big Mac has died - Business Insider

AP The inventor of McDonald's iconic Big Mac has died. Michael Delligatti, who was known as "Jim," died Monday night in Pittsburgh at the age of 98. Delligatti was one of McDonald's first franchisees. He made an indelible impact on American cuisine ...and more »

An ode to the Big Mac: America's most legendary burger - Business Insider

But his legacy — two all-beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickles, and onions on a sesame-seed bun — lives on. The Big Mac is truly America's burger. There's even a museum dedicated to it in Pennsylvania. I recently matched the signature ...and more »

Man who created Big Mac dies at 98 - Chicago Tribune

You probably don't know his name, but you've almost certainly devoured his creation: two all-beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickles, onions, on a sesame seed bun. Michael James "Jim" Delligatti, the McDonald's franchisee who created the ...and more »

Inventor of the Big Mac dies, aged 98 - BBC News

The man who invented the McDonald's Big Mac burger has died, aged 98. In 1967, Michael "Jim" Delligatti came up with the formula of having two lots of everything - beef patties, lettuce, cheese, pickles, onions and special sauce - in one burger. He was ...and more »

The Man Who Created the Big Mac Is Dead at 98. (He Ate 1 Every Week) - Inc.com

In the beginning, McDonald's didn't even want to hear it. But Michael "Jim" Delligatti didn't care. He was a franchise owner with 48 McDonald's restaurants across the country. He forced the burger giant's hand by offering his crazy new menu item in all ...and more »

Big Mac creator Michael James 'Jim' Delligatti dies aged 98 - ITV News

The McDonalds franchisee who created the Big Mac, Michael James "Jim" Delligatti, has died at the age of 98. Delligatti, who created the iconic burger in 1967, passed away at his home in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He invested the McDonald signature ...and more »