BC: Disney Facts | - A happy family life is the theme for all of Disney's works. - Walt Disney's first attempt in animation was when he made a flip book. - Walt Disney opened a university called The California Institute of the Arts.
FC: The Wonderful World of Walt Disney | Bryn Wiragh Mr. O'Connor Language Arts Period 4
1: Walt Disney was born on December 5, 1901 an died on December 6, 1966. | Walt Disney is best known for creating Mickey Mouse and for being the creator of the Disney amusement parks.
2: - Grew up in Marceline, Missouri and in Kansas City, Missouri. - Parents: Elias and Flora Disney - Married Lillian Bounds in 1925 - Two daughters: Diane Marie and Sharon Mae in | Personal Life | - Roy Disney was his brother and a business partner.
3: Walt Disney went to McKinley High School for a year. He studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Chicago then he went to the Kansas City Art Institute. | Education
4: Career | - Before owning a cartoon studio, Walt Disney had many different jobs. - Walt Disney, Roy Disney, and Ub Iwerks created an animation studio together. | - Disney first used music,used 3-D effects, showed speed, and used color - In 15 years about 500 million people had seen the Mickey Mouse cartoons
5: Walt Disney World and Epcot | - Both Disney World and Epcot were planned in the mid-1960's. - Walt Disney World opened in 1971. - The Walt Disney company opened Epcot in 1982. | - The Epcot Center, MGM Studios, and Animal Kingdom have been added near Disney World.
6: Walt Disney's Productions | - by 1926 Walt and Roy Disney produced over 50 short films together. - by 1934 Universal Studios was producing more than 20 films per year. - in 1937, Walt Disney produced "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs". | - Walt Disney is best known for creating Mickey Mouse. - In 1946, Disney had live actors and cartoons in the same film together.
7: Walt Disney's Productions | 1950- Disney produced his first television show. 1954- Walt Disney produced his first TV series. - Produced a weekly one-hour series, a weekly 30-minute series, and a daily one-hour series of Disney cartoons and episode series.
8: D i s n e y l a n d | - On July 18, 1957, Walt Disney opened Disneyland. - Disneyland parks opened in Tokyo, Japan, Marne-la-Valle,France, and in Hong Kong, China. - Disneyland partly celebrates America's hometowns and town's values 2001- Disney's California Adventure opened across from Disneyland
10: The Disney Company After Walt Disney | - In 1971, the Disney company opened Disney World. - In the 1980's, Disney Studios started producing films for adults. 1996- The Disney company bought the broadcaster Capital City ABC. - The Disney enterprise is a multi-billion dollar company.
11: - President Lyndon B. Johnson gave Walt Disney the Medal of Freedom in 1965. - Disney received an Honorary Academy Award and the Freedom Foundation Award. | Awards | - Walt Disney won over 48 Academy Awards, and received 950 awards and citations throughout his life.