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09-24-2007, 05:34 AM
Sept. 24, 1996 – Disney’s Interactive CD-Rom “The Walt Disney Explorer” was released.
Sept. 24, 1998 – The sky above the Seven Seas Lagoon were filled with the spectacular fireworks and music as WDW joined forces with the American Pyrotechnics Association to launch Disney’s “Rock’n Rockets” for the next 2 nights. The first-ever event was held in conjunction with the 50th anniversary of the association and featured the latest in fireworks technology along with a collection of classic displays. Accompanying the fireworks show were live musical performances by Kenny Loggins (on Sept. 24) and the B-52’s along with 10,000 Maniacs (on Sept. 25).
Sept. 24, 1998 – Michael Eisner’s book “Work in Progress” was published.
Sept. 24, 1999 – Previews began for the London West End production of Disney’s musical “The Lion King” at the Lyceum Theatre.
Sept. 24, 1999 - Tapestry of Nations made its debut in World Showcase at Epcot.
Sept. 24, 1999 – The Disney Channels half-hour original series “The Jersey” debuted.
Sept. 24, 2001 - Tapestry of Dreams opened at Epcot with new intro music, new characters, float, and noisemakers added to the puppets.
Sept. 24, 2003 – The University of Maryland honored Muppet creator Jim Henson by holding a dedication ceremony. The ceremony dedicates a life-sized statue of Henson (a University of Maryland alumnus), conversing with one of his favorite creations, Kermit the Frog, in front of the Adele Stamps Student Union of the College Park campus.
Sept. 24, 2004 – Disneyland
debuted “Mysteries, Myths, and Legends Tour” (an interactive tour that allows guests to be a part of a fictional storyline woven by the host.)
Sept. 24, 2004 – The Disney/Touchstone Picture film “The Last Shot” was released.

09-24-2007, 06:53 AM
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09-24-2007, 07:55 AM
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09-24-2007, 10:08 AM
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09-24-2007, 10:59 AM
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09-24-2007, 10:59 AM
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09-24-2007, 11:08 AM
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09-25-2007, 08:52 AM
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09-26-2007, 09:59 PM
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Maleficent's Dad
09-27-2007, 10:52 AM
Thank you, Vince! :mickey: