Walter Elieas "Walt" Disney was born on December 5, 1901 in hermosa,Illinois.  When he was about 5, he sold his first drawings to his neighbors.  Years later, Walt and his brother Harman asked a local theater if they could stage their cartoons there.  After that he and his brother made a company called                     laugh-o-grams.

Walt Disney's Life

By: Blake Humphrey

In 1927 walt made a cartoon with a character called "Oswald The Lucky Rabbit".  In the next year Walt lost all his rights to his work.  he responded by making an original character called mickey mouse. he grew to fame so fast there were already clubs for him

 1901-1961