Elias Charles Disney (February 6, 1859 – September 13, 1941) was a Canadian-American construction worker and entrepreneur. He is best known as the father of Roy and Walt Disney , co-founders of The Walt Disney Company .
- Canadian, American
- Flora Call, (m. 1888; died 1938)
- Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, California, U.S.
Mini Bio (1) Walter Elias Disney was born on December 5, 1901 in Chicago, Illinois, the son of Flora Disney (née Call) and Elias Disney, a Canadian-born farmer and businessperson. He had Irish, German, and English ancestry. Walt moved with his parents to Kansas City at age seven, where he spent the majority of his childhood.
- Walter Elias Disney
- Uncle Walt
- December 5, 1901 in Chicago, Illinois, USA
The name "Elias" is a version of the name Elijah, the prophet. Elias Disney was Canadian, and the son of Irish immigrants, Kepple Elias Disney and Mary Disney née Richardson. Father of Herbert Disney, Raymond Disney, Roy O. Disney, Walt Disney and Ruth Disney. Parents married March 18, 1858 in Huron Co., Canada West.
- Elias Charles Disney
- February 6, 1859 in Bluevale, Ontario, Canada
Feb 10, 2023 · Walt Disney, in full Walter Elias Disney, (born December 5, 1901, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.—died December 15, 1966, Los Angeles, California), American motion-picture and television producer and showman, famous as a pioneer of animated cartoon films and as the creator of such cartoon characters as Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck. He also planned and built Disneyland, a huge amusement park that ...
Sep 23, 2022 · Disney Has Roughly 9 Months to Complete Construction on the Walter Elias Disney International Airport at Disney World. The Walt Disney Company made some big announcements at the 2022 D23 Expo in ...
Walt Disney. Walter Elias Disney ( / ˈdɪzni /;  December 5, 1901 – December 15, 1966) was an American animator, film producer and entrepreneur. A pioneer of the American animation industry, he introduced several developments in the production of cartoons. As a film producer, he holds the record for most Academy Awards earned and ...
Dec 5, 2019 · Today in Disney History: Walter Elias Disney Was Born in 1901. by Michael Ramirez, Public Relations Director, Disneyland Resort. Today is the birthday of Walter Elias Disney, the founder and creator of The Walt Disney Company. Over the years, Walt had many creations that sparked magic into the world, including “The Happiest Place on Earth ...