The great and famous Walt Disney

About me and the website's purpose

My name is Danielle Harker. I am a 6th grader at Holman Middle School. I am in Mr.Mcormack's class. For the past weeks we've been working on our research projects. My research project is about Walt Disney because Walt Disney made tons of movies that I still enjoy watching. I hope you enjoy it. Feel free to ask me anything if you have any questions.

Who is Walt Disney?

Walt Disney was born on Decmber 5, 1901 in Chicago Illinois. He is the creator of Disney and made the world fall in love with his charters. He made a lot of Disney movies. He worked as a Red Cross Ambulance driver during World War 1.

Here is a picture of Walt Disney

More about Walt Disney

Walt and his brother Herman screened cartoons called Laugh-o-grams. Cartoons were a very big deal back then. Walt was able to get his own studio named after him but eventually that studio fell bankrupt.

Fun facts

A Timeline about Walt Disney's life

The red dot is where Walt Disney lived

More about Walt Disney

When Walt Disney was born he had four brothers and one sister. Walt helped as a Red Cross ambulance driver in World War 1 without graduating high school. He won more than 100 prizes for his movies. He also won 29 Academy Awards. In 1937 Disney's first full length film came out. It is called Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs.

Walt Disney's death

On December 15, 1966 Walt Disney died from Lung Cancer.  His brother Roy decided to carry on with Walt's plans to open a Disney theme park. Walt Disney World in Florida opened in 1971.

Let's see how well you know your facts

Let's  do some trivia. Let's see how well you paid attention.

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2 years ago
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how did he get bankrupt also whats bankrupt? first :)

2 years ago
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Bankrupt means you lose money

2 years ago
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I don't know how he got bankrupt

2 years ago
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I like your website and the strong details in each paragraph =)

2 years ago
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Thanks