Caption: Walt Disney c. 1965
Producer, Actor, Miscellaneous Crew
Born: December 5, 1901
Star sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5' 10" (1.78 m)
Known for: Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954), Peter Pan (1953), 101 Dalmatians (1961), The Skeleton Dance (1929)
Walter Elias Disney was born on December 5, 1901 in Chicago, Illinois. He moved with his parents to Kansas City at age 7 where he spent the majority of his childhood. At age 16, during World War I, he faked his age to join the American Red Cross. He soon returned home, where he won a scholarship to the Kansas City Art Institute. There, he met a ...