History's HEROES? Dated 1901 - 1966

Walter Elias Disney

Created by

Jacques

Location

Anaheim, California
He designed and built the first Disneyland Park in this city.

Achievements

    Characteristics

    • Altruistic (puts other first e.g. risks or gives life for others)
    • Visionary (has far reaching ideas)
    • Good or moral (strong beliefs or principles)
    • Ambitious

    External link

    The official home for all things Disney

    Quotations

    "If you can dream it, you can do it." - Walter Elias Disney

    The man who made you dream!

    Disney is a name that everybody knows. He is an American cartoonist, animator, entrepreneur and film producer. He were able to innovate animation's world.

    Walt Disney had early interest in art. In 1928, he created Mickey Mouse, a cartoon character, which is now the most recognizable cartoon character in the world. Walter Elias became a recognized Hollywood figure after the success of Alice Comedies. In 1937, he draw the first full-length animated musical feature : "Snow White and the seven dwarfs". He is well-known for movies like Pinocchio, Fantasia, Dumbo, Bambi... In 1955, he opened a Disneyland Park in California. Now he is a hero of the 20th century.

    Life in Walter Elias Disney's world

    He grew up in a world where people make war like savages. He has known World War I and World War II.

    Was Walter Elias Disney a Hero?

    • His movies gave us the strength to never give up.
    • He made us dream, and as long as we dream, we can get through all the obstacles which will stand on our way.
    • At the age of sixteen, he helped other people with the Red-Cross.

    Things you might not know about Walter Elias Disney

    He dropped out of school at the age of sixteen to join the army, but he was under-age. So he joined the Red Cross where he drove an ambulance. His ambulance wasn't covered by stock camouflage, but with Disney Cartoon.
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