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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
1 It 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).
2 Nephew of Robert Disney.
3 Son of Elias Disney and Flora Disney.
4 Brother of Herbert Disney, Walt Disney, Ruth Disney.
5 Great-uncle of Christopher Disney Miller, Joanna Miller, Tamara Scheer, Jennifer Miller-Goff, Walter Elias Disney Miller, Ronald Miller, Victoria Brown.
6 Uncle of Diane Disney and Sharon Disney.
7 Father of Roy Edward Disney.
8 Brother of Walt Disney.


Camera Department

Camera Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Alice Hunting in Africa 1924 Short camera operator
Alice's Spooky Adventure 1924 Short camera operator
Alice's Day at Sea 1924 Short camera operator

Animation Department

Animation Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Skeleton Dance 1929 Short animator - uncredited

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Steamboat Willie 1928 Short producer - uncredited

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Grand Opening of Walt Disney World 1971 TV Movie documentary Himself
Hollywood: City of Celluloid 1932 Documentary short Himself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
From Kansas City to Hollywood 2005 Video documentary short Himself (uncredited)
The Making of '20000 Leagues Under the Sea' 2003 Video documentary Himself
Walt: The Man Behind the Myth 2001 TV Movie documentary Himself
Walt Disney World Explorer 1996 Video Game Himself (uncredited)
Walt Disney World EPCOT Center: A Souvenir Program 1984 Video documentary Himself (uncredited)
The Walt Disney Story 1973 Documentary short Himself (Walt's brother)

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1998 Star on the Walk of Fame Walk of Fame Motion Picture The award has been given posthumously. On 24 July 1998. At 6834 Hollywood Blvd.


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