Walt Disney

Walt Disney overcame getting rejected by companies.

How Walt Disney became famous and overcame obstacles.

Walt Disney was born in Chicago, Illinois on December 5, 1901. Walt grew up on a farm and was creative and loved all the animals his farm. So Walt wanted to be a cartoonist but he kept getting rejected by companies and newspapers. Eventually Walt made his own company and called it Disney and they made cartoons and movies.

Why he is famous

Walt Disney is best known for a cartoonist and developed Disney Studios. Cartoons he made for Disney revolutionized the way we look at cartoons. His most famous cartoons are Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck. He also made movie like Cinderella and Bambi. Even though Walt Disney isn't around any more is company is stilling going on.

Some of the Disney Characters

Walt Disney Animation Studios' Steamboat Willie


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