Minnie Mouse Mini Bio

Learn about the iconic Disney character in this mini bio, complete with fun facts and pictures!

Minnie Mouse portrait

About Minnie Mouse

Minnie Mouse was designed by animators Walt Disney and Ub Iwerks. She was first seen in a test screening for the cartoon short "Plane Crazy" on May 15th 1928 and later made her public debut alongside Mickey Mouse in the animated short film "Steamboat Willie" on November 18th 1928. Both characters were voiced by Walt Disney himself.

In "Mickey's Follies" in 1929, she was officially introduced as Mickey's "sweetie".Minnie Mouse

In the 1980s, her presence began to expand. The year 1986 was declared "Minnie's Year" at the Disney theme parks, and in 1988, Minnie finally got her first starring role in the musical television special "Totally Minnie".

Through the years, she has appeared in over 70 movies, cartoon shorts and television shows, including "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse", "House of Mouse", "Minnie's Bow-Toons" and "Mickey and the Roadster Racers". In 2018, Minnie received her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, following other famous Disney characters Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck, Winnie the Pooh, Tinker Bell and Snow White.

Minnie's Name Around the World

Minnie's full name is Minerva Mouse, but she goes by many different names.
Here are some of Minnie's names in different parts of the world:

Germany: Minni Maus

Indonesia: Mini Tikus

Norway: Minni Mus

Poland: Myszka Minnie

Sweden: Mimmi Pigg

Minnie's Family

Father: Marcus

Grandfather: Marshall

Grandmother: Matilda

Nieces: Melody and Millicent

Cat: Figaro


Fun with Minnie

Delighted Minnie Mouse

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Minnie Mouse: one of those daysMinnie Mouse: sweet as sugarThere's only one MinnieMinnie Mouse and Figaro

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