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Walt Disney

Full name: Walter Elias Disney
Date and place of birth: December 5th 1901 Chicago, Illinois
Parents: Elias Disney and Flora Call
Spouse: Lilian Bounds - married June 12th 1925
Daughters: Diane Marie and Sharon Mae
Date of death: December 15th 1966 from lung cancer

Awards and milestones
  • Flowers and Trees (1932) was the first cartoon to be produced in color and the first to win an Oscar
  • He holds the record of earning the most Oscars (32)
  • Last movie: The Jungle Book (1967)

  • "I don't make pictures just to make money. I make money to make more pictures."
  • "I'd rather entertain and hope that people learn, than teach and hope that people are entertained."

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