WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

                                    FORM 8-K

                                 CURRENT REPORT
                       PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(D) OF
                       THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

       Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 12, 2002

                             McDONALD'S CORPORATION
             (Exact name of Registrant as specified in its Charter)

         Delaware                    1-5231                     36-2361282
(State of Incorporation)       (Commission File No.)          (IRS Employer
                                                             Identification No.)

                              One McDonald's Plaza
                            Oak Brook, Illinois 60523
                                 (630) 623-3000
            (Address and Phone Number of Principal Executive Offices)

Item 5. Other Events

On February 12, 2002, McDonald's Corporation (the "Company") issued a press
release announcing supplementary financial data. The press release is filed as
Exhibit 99 hereto and incorporated herein by reference.

Item 7. Financial Statements, Pro Forma Financial Information and Exhibits

(c)  Exhibit:

     (99) Press Release dated February 12, 2002 - McDonald's Announces
          Supplementary Financial Data


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the
Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the
undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

                                       McDONALD'S CORPORATION


Date:   February 13, 2002              By:  /s/ Gloria Santona
                                            Gloria Santona
                                            Senior Vice President,
                                            General Counsel and Secretary

                                  Exhibit Index

Exhibit No.

99      News Release of McDonald's Corporation issued February 12, 2002:
        McDonald's Announces Supplementary Financial Data