Bruce Randolph was a restaurant entrepreneur who dedicated much of his life to helping those who were less fortunate. He was born in Pastoria, Arkansas in Feb. 15, 1900. Bruce's grandmother, Laura Hart, a former slave, instilled in him his Christian faith and beliefs. She also gave him her secret recipe for barbeque sauce. Daddy Bruce opened his restaurant in Denver in 1963 at the age of 63. He began to give out meals to those who were less fortunate during the holiday seasons.