Today In Disney History ~ February 23rd


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

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