Tag Archives: birthday

Walt Disney World 40th Anniversary is Today!

Today marks the big 40 for Walt Disney World and the Magic Kingdom. I’m out and about today trying to soak in as much of the atmosphere and celebration there is today. Disney is putting on a small bit of … Continue reading

Posted in Walt Disney World | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Happy Birthday Donald Duck

Today, June 9th, 1934, Donald Duck made his big screen debut in Walt Disney’s animated short “The Wise Little Hen.” Donald was a late comer to the group known as the “Fab Five” (Mickey, Minnie, Donald, Goofy & Pluto). He … Continue reading

Posted in Animation, History | Tagged , , , | 15 Comments

Happy Birthday Walt Disney!

Today is the 109th Anniversary of Walt Disney’s birth. We celebrate his legacy everyday here at The Disney Blog. But today I would love to hear how Walt’s life and legacy has affected you. Please share in the comments the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncle Walt, Walt Disney Family | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments

Ruthie Thompson – Happy 100th Birthday

Congratulations to Ruthie Thompson on her 100th Birthday today. Ruthie was recently profiled in the Vanity Fair piece on the Ink and Paint Girls. Ruthie grew up on the street where Walt Disney lived in Hollywood. She was asked to … Continue reading

Posted in Animation, History | Tagged , , , | Comments Off

Magic Kingdom Meandering

I took off Friday for my son’s 6th birthday. As per his wish, we spent some time meandering through the Magic Kingdom doing what he wanted to do (mostly). The day started with ride over to the park on the … Continue reading

Posted in Walt Disney World | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments