Did you know Walt Disney was born in Chicago, Illinois. Also Walt Disney was born December 15th,1901. When Walt Disney was 14 he was enrolled in art classes at the Kansas City art institute.
Walt Disney was Married to Lillian Bounds their marrage lasted 41 years before he died. Walt Disney is responsible for making the most famous charcter Mickey Mouse! Walt Disney had 2 kids as an adult.
Snow White and the 7 Dwarfs was produced in 1937 Pinnochio was produced in 1940 Dumbo was produced in 1941 Bambi was produced in 1942 Cinderella was also created in 1950 Alice in Wonderland was produced in 1951 Peter Pan was created in 1953
Lady and the Tramp was created in 1955 Sleeping Beauty was produced in 1959Mary Poppins was the last movie Walt Disney produced before he died ,which was produced in 1964.
Walt Disney died of lung Cancer on December 15th, 1966. The tragedy still continues as we remember Walt Disney and all his movies in our memories.
Mary Poppins grossed 45 MILLION dollars and won 5 acadamy awards. Walt Disney didn’t live to see the opening of EPCOT. Walt Disney helped out in World War I. On November 18th 1928 Mickey Mouse was featured in “Steamboat WilIie”and was the first animation to have sound match the picture.
The first Mickey Mouse cartoon was called “Plane Crazy”. Walt Disney’s first animation to have color was called “The Silly Symphony”. Mickey Mouses original name was Mortimer.
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