Walter Elias Disney was born on the 5th December 1901.
He was born in Chicago and had an early interest in drawing. He took art classes and got a job as a commercial illustrator at 18.
In the early 20's he and his brother set up Disney Brothers Studio in California.
In 1928 Walt developed Mickey Mouse. He also provided Mickey's voice in the early days.
As time when on Walt and Roy became more adventurous in their creations and production.
Coming up with Snow White, Pinocchio, Fantasia, Dumbo, Bambi, Cinderella and Mary Poppins.
Walt Disney made the world's kids happy and joyous every day.
Such a talented, creative and beautiful man.
Walt Disney passed away a year before I was born. 1966 at the age of 65.
He holds a record 22 academy awards!
Enjoy the best of Disney below.