Walt Disney is a terrific person. He changed history of cartoons and celebrities. His work inspired many people. Also, he made a remarkable world named Disney World. His imagination and confidence made him keep working even when a couple of movies flopped.
Disney was born in December 5th
1901. He had 3 brothers and 1 sister. His favorite
At age 5 he moved to
In 1919, Walter Disney decided he wanted to be an artist. His
father said he was foolish. Therefore, Walt moved out and settled with
Soon he fell in love with Lilly Bounds. She was an artist who
worked with him. After their wedding, Walt Disney started making more
characters. Alice and Lucky Rabbit some of his characters were about to come to
life but some disturbing news struck him. His characters were
So this time the characters he made were secure. Than Mickey Mouse was born. He had velvet pants and a smile that could never be forgotten. He is a cheerful mouse with floppy ears. Mickey is friendly and cute.
Steamboat Willie was his first cartoon. It had shades of black, gray, white, and brown. It was a hit! People wanted to buy it but he was not for sale. A few years after, he made a cartoon with red, yellow, and blue. Everybody was thrilled!
After his first cartoon, he was making a movie. It took him three years to finish. At last, in 1937 he presented Snow White. The film is filled with delightful music, color, and lots and lots of action! It was more than an hour long.
In the next ten years, he made and animated a lot of movies also cartoons. Here are the names of some of the fantastic films: Dumbo, Peter Pan, Bambi and the most wonderful movie and most magical movie of all Cinderella!!!
Then in 1952, Walt Disney decided to build an amusement park. All
the parks were dirty at that time. He wanted to make a clean and beautiful
park. Walt bought a small piece of land in
After a while, Walt Disney started thinking to make a
gigantic amusement park in
Walt Disney died ten days later his birthday on December 15 1966.
He never saw Disney World. So
Walt Disney inspired many young kids. His cartoons are still popular. Even after his death in 1966, his work lives on. His park attracts millions of people. Disney is a creative man. His name will live on and on!!!
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