Walt Disney ( Chicago , December 5, 1,901th - Los Angeles , December 15, 1966), American cartoonist and producer of animated films
We've all heard about Cinderella, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Dumba, Pinocchio, etc. These are all classics with who most of us grew up. They will always hold a special place in our hearts. Person who stands behind all of these characters is Walt Disney.
Walt Disney was born in 1901. in Chicago and from early age he showed interest in the arts. During his education in Kansas he met Ub Iwerks, with whom he founded a company that soon failed. Soon after he turns to his solo work in films and characters, which grew in very sucessfull studio well known world wide. To increase revenue, Disney founded his own distributor company and the 1954th began to produce TV series. He built one of the biggest tourist attractions in the United States - an amusement park "Disneyland" in California. Some years later his successors built an even larger park in Orlando, Florida.
Walt Disney has won a total of 22 Academy Awards, and three Golden globus. He died on 15th of December 1966.