Today In Disney History ~ February 23rd

Today In Disney History ~ February 23rd

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Les Clark was born on November 17, 1907 in Utah, USA as Leslie James Clark. He is known for his work on Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937), Cinderella (1950) and Dumbo (1941).  Les was part of the inner circle of Disney animators, known as the “nine old men”. The other members are Frank Thomas, Ollie Johnston, Milt Kahl, Marc Davis, Eric Larson, Wolfgang Reitherman, Ward Kimball and John Lounsbery.Les Clark was the “longest continuously employed member of Walt Disney Productions”, working for Walt Disney Productions from from February 23, 1927 to his retirement on September 30, 1975.

TMSM Today in Graphic by Sherry Rinaldi DeHart; Wiki

Author: Michele

Michele Atwood is the Owner/Editor of The Main Street Mouse and it’s subsidiaries and author of the book “Moving to Main Street U.S.A.” Michele also contributes Disney news to the Joe Kelley Morning Show on 96.5 WDBO in Orlando. She and her family made the move from Michigan to the Orlando area to pursue their Disney dreams. Michele is a life long Disney fan, and has two sons who have followed suit, each going on their first Disney trip before their first birthday’s. Part of the goal Michele has for The Main Street Mouse is not only to keep members informed, but to create somewhat of a Disney Family by relating to others through personal experiences and opinions. Also, Michele is making it a priority to share stories of inspiration and hope to other Disney Fans in an effort to share the Magic and hopefully make a difference in the lives of others.

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