This is the story of Walt Disney.


Walt Disney

By Abigail Smith


Why I Chose Him

I chose Walt Disney because ever since i’ve been a little girl I have loved Disney movies. Bambi, Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Snow White all those movies. They are all so touching and well done. I also think Walt Disney’s story is cool and interesting.


Walter Elias Disney was born

December 5,1901 in Hermosa Section of Chicogo, Illinois. He was one of 5 children. When he lived in Marceline, Missouri he developed a love for drawing and painting.

Start of Career

After Disney returned from France in 1919 he returned to Kansas City and again after a year workng in an ambulance. His brother got him a job at Pesmen-Rubin Art Studio where he worked on cutout animations and commericals.


Popular Films

Some of Disney's most popular films are Lady and the Tramp, Sleeping Beauty, 101 Dalmations, Cinderella, Snow White and the Seven Drawfs and Alice in Wonderland.

More About Walt

Walt disney produced 653 films and shorts. he died December 15, 1966 at the age of 65 because of lung cancer. 

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