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Roy O Disney

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First CEO from the Walt Disney Firm, which he co-founded along with his youthful sibling Walt. He offered in america Navy. After his release, he became a banker. He was likely to retire around 1966, however when his sibling died, he remained to oversee conclusion of Walt Disney Globe. He wedded Edna Francis, plus they remained together before end of his lifestyle. His kid Roy E. Disney proved helpful hard to keep his dad and uncle’s legacy, specifically in relation to animation.

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Full Name Roy O. Disney
Date Of Birth June 24, 1893
Died December 20, 1971, Burbank, California, United States
Place Of Birth Illinois
Profession Entrepreneur
Education Pomona College
Nationality American
Spouse Edna Disney
Children Roy E. Disney
Parents Elias Disney, Flora Call Disney
Siblings Walt Disney, Ruth Flora Disney, Herbert Arthur Disney, Raymond Arnold Disney
Movies Steamboat Willie
Star Sign Cancer

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#Fact
1It was Roy O. Disney's suggestion to his brother Walt Disney that he add a soundtrack to his second Mickey Mouse cartoon, Steamboat Willie (1928).
2Nephew of Robert Disney.
3Son of Elias Disney and Flora Disney.
4Brother of Herbert Disney, Walt Disney, Ruth Disney.
5Great-uncle of Christopher Disney Miller, Joanna Miller, Tamara Scheer, Jennifer Miller-Goff, Walter Elias Disney Miller, Ronald Miller, Victoria Brown.
6Uncle of Diane Disney and Sharon Disney.
7Father of Roy Edward Disney.
8Brother of Walt Disney.


Camera Department

Camera Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Alice Hunting in Africa1924Short camera operator
Alice's Spooky Adventure1924Short camera operator
Alice's Day at Sea1924Short camera operator

Animation Department

Animation Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Skeleton Dance1929Short animator - uncredited

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Steamboat Willie1928Short producer - uncredited

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Grand Opening of Walt Disney World1971TV Movie documentaryHimself
Hollywood: City of Celluloid1932Documentary shortHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
From Kansas City to Hollywood2005Video documentary shortHimself (uncredited)
The Making of '20000 Leagues Under the Sea'2003Video documentaryHimself
Walt: The Man Behind the Myth2001TV Movie documentaryHimself
Walt Disney World Explorer1996Video GameHimself (uncredited)
Walt Disney World EPCOT Center: A Souvenir Program1984Video documentaryHimself (uncredited)
The Walt Disney Story1973Documentary shortHimself (Walt's brother)

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1998Star on the Walk of FameWalk of FameMotion PictureThe award has been given posthumously. On 24 July 1998. At 6834 Hollywood Blvd.


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