A man should never neglect his family for business.
|Born||December 5, 1901|
Walter Elias (Walt) Disney was an American business magnate, cartoonist, filmmaker and co-founder of 'The Walt Disney Company'. He was a prominent figure within the American animation industry and throughout the world, and is regarded as a cultural icon, known for his influence and contributions to entertainment during the 20th century.
He and his staff created various fictional characters including Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck, and Goofy. Disney himself was the original voice for Mickey. He received four honorary Academy Awards and won 22 Academy Awards. Disney also won seven Emmy Awards and gave his name to the Disneyland and Walt Disney World Resort theme parks in the U.S., as well as the international resorts, Tokyo Disney Resort, Disneyland Paris, and Hong Kong Disneyland.