Walt Disney was born on December 5, 1901 in Chicago Illinois, and died in 1966.Walt was Married and had 2 children.
Walt had very early interests in art. He pursued his art career by studying art and photography at the McKinley High School in Chicago.
Walt Disney is a legend, a folk hero of the 20th century. His worldwide popularity was based upon the ideals which his name represents: creativity, optimism, imagination, his character's, style of drawing, and self-made success in the American tradition.
His very first movie was the most successful movie of the year after 4 years of production. Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs was released in 1937 making $6.5 million dollars. Walt Disney won many awards including 22 Academy Awards.