Cartoon Creator of Mickey Mouse of over a decade
Walt Disney's Birthdate, Birthplace, and Childhood
Birth date: December 5, 1901
Birthplace: Hermosa, Chicago, IL
Childhood: his father Elias Disney, and mother Flora Call Disney. Walt was one of five children, four boys and a girl. After Walt's birth, the Disney family moved to Marceline Missouri, Walt lived most of his childhood here
Walt Disney's Careers and Accomplishments
Career: American entrepreneur, cartoonist, animator, voice actor, and film producer.
Accomplishments: his first Mickey Mouse movie was called Plane Crazy. The first sound movie with Mickey Mouse is in the Jazz Singer in 1927. He also created his first cartoon with sound was Steamboat Willie. Mickey Mouse was making whistles and Minnie was saying Yoo-Hoo. Everyone loved it so much. Since everyone loved it the theaters created a club called Mickey mouse club.
Walt had very early interests in art, he would often sell drawings to neighbors to make extra money. He pursued his art career, by studying art and photography by going to McKinley High School in Chicago.
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