Tag Archive: This Day In Disney History

May 22

Today In Disney History ~ May 22nd

Today In Disney History ~ May 22nd Pinocchio is a 1940 American animated musical fantasy film produced by Walt Disney Productions and based on the Italian children’s novel The Adventures of Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi. It was the second animated feature film produced by Disney, made after the success of Snow White and the Seven …

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May 21

Today In Disney History ~ May 21st

Today In Disney History ~ May 21st The American Idol Experience was a theme park attraction at Disney’s Hollywood Studios at the Walt Disney World Resort. Inspired by the popular American television series American Idol, the attraction invited park guests to audition in front of live audiences who would vote for their favorite singers. The …

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May 20

Today In Disney History ~ May 20th

Today In Disney History ~ May 20th Cars is a 2006 American computer-animated comedy-adventure film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Directed and co-written by John Lasseter, it is Pixar’s final independently-produced motion picture before its purchase by Disney in May 2006. Set in a world populated entirely by anthropomorphic …

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May 19

Today In Disney History ~ May 19th

Today In Disney History ~ May 19th Star Tours was a motion simulator attraction at several Disney theme parks, based on the successful Star Wars film series created by George Lucas. Set in the Star Wars universe, the attraction sent guests on a excursion trip to Endor, whilst being caught in an altercation between the …

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May 18

Today In Disney History ~ May 18th

Today In Disney History ~ May 18th Finding Nemo is a 2003 American computer-animated comedy-drama adventure film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Written and directed by Andrew Stanton with co-direction by Lee Unkrich, the film stars the voices of Albert Brooks, Ellen DeGeneres, Alexander Gould, and Willem Dafoe. It …

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May 17

Today In Disney History ~ May 17th

Today In Disney History ~ May 17th Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa is a Disney Vacation Club resort at the Walt Disney World Resort. The resort is the seventh Disney Vacation Club resort and is situated on the former site of the Disney Institute.[1] It first opened May 17, 2004 and was built in …

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May 16

Today In Disney History ~ May 16th

Today In Disney History ~ May 16th Taylor Holmes (May 16, 1878 – September 30, 1959) was an actor who appeared in over 100 Broadway plays in his five-decade career. However, he is probably best remembered for his film roles, which he began in silent movies in 1917. In one of his earliest films, he …

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May 15

Today In Disney History ~ May 15th

Today In Disney History ~ May 15th Reruns of the original Mickey Mouse Club had aired on The Disney Channel since its 1983 launch. While the show was popular with younger audiences, Disney Channel executives felt that it had become dated over the years, particularly as it was in black-and-white. Their answer was to create …

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