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Walt Disney

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In which way was he a hero? Walt Disney has created so many heroes in his carrier, which has inspired children and adults and brought them joy. Walt Disney is not a hero like the ones in his movies, but he is an idol because he was poor and came from nothing, but he followed his dream and end up building a multi-billion dollar empire. That’s has given hope to many people and made them dream that someday they might be able to do the same. Besides bringing joy to people with his films, he has also built Disney World, which is called the “happiest place on earth” and has been visited by millions of people.

What do we know him fore?As you already know Walt founded the company Walt Disney. We know him fore many of the animation movies we have seen as a child. Mickey Mouse, Peter Pan, Bambi, 101 Dalmatians, Alice in Wonderland, Cinderella, The sleeping Beauty, Snow White and the Seven dwarfs and we could continue. Perhaps your even one of the lucky ones, who have visited one of the world famous parks called Disney World.

What did he accomplish?Walt Disney is known for creating today's largest entertainment company, the Walt Disney Company, originally named Disney Brothers Cartoon Studio. He also came with new ideas in the motion picture and theme park industries. He was the creator of the multi-plane camera. This gave his cartoons dimension. He was also the first man to create a feature length movie using cel animation. Another great accomplishment was his creation of audio-animatronics. Other accomplishments:•First animated film with synchronized sound (Steamboat Willie, 1928). •First animated film in full-color three-strip Technicolor (Flowers and Trees, 1932).•First feature length animated film (Snow White and the Seven Dwarves, 1937).•Multi-plane camera, invented for use on The Old Mill, 1937.•First stereophonic sound system for film (Fantasound for Fantasia, 1940).•First theme park (Disneyland, 1955).•Winner of twenty-six Academy Awards. •Two stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

NAMEWalt DisneyBIRTH DATEDecember 5, 1901DEATH DATEDecember 15, 1966EDUCATIONKansas City Art Institute and School of Design, McKinley High School, Chicago Art InstitutePLACE OF BIRTHChicago, IllinoisPLACE OF DEATHBurbank, CaliforniaAKAWalt DisneyFULL NAMEWalter Elias Disney

Walt Disney

Who was Walt Disney?Walter Elias Disney, known as Walt Disney, was an American animator, producer, director and much more. He had a wife named Lillian and they had two children. He’s a prominent figure within the American animation industry. You might know Disney? Well he was the founder of the company.


"If you can dream it, you can do it" -Walt Disney


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