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09-28-2007, 05:48 AM
Sept. 28, 1997 – Disney’s long-running series (which first aired in 1954 as Disneyland) returned to ABC-TV after nearly a 7- year absence as “The Wonderful World of Disney.”
Sept. 28, 2001 – The Lizzie McGuire episode “Last Year’s Model” debuted on the Disney Channel.
Sept. 28, 2002 – The Backlot Theater at Disney-MGM Studios, along with “The Hunchback of Notre Dame,” closed its doors after the stage productions 7-year run.
Sept. 28, 2002 – Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge was presented a “THEA” award from the Themed Entertainment Association for outstanding achievement in the “Themed Hotel” category.
Sept. 28, 2003 – Over 100 people attended a musical tribute in California to honor musician Buddy Baker, a 28-year veteran at Disney, who died in July 2002.
Sept. 28, 2004 – Disney’s Aladdin Special Edition soundtrack was released.
Sept. 28, 2004 – AOL Music First View debuts Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey’s “A Whole New World” music video. The new version is from Disney’s 2-disc special edition DVD of Aladdin (to be released Oct. 5, 2004).
Sept. 28, 2004 – Hollywood Records (owned by Disney) released Hilary Duff’s 2nd album, the self-titled “Hilary Duff,” on her 17th birthday.
Sept. 28, 2004 – The stage musical “Mary Poppins” began regular performances at the Bristol Hippodrome in England. The show (produced by Disney and Cameron Macintosh) would later move to the Prince Edward Theatre in London.
Sep. 28, 2005 – In honor of Kermit the Frog’s 50th anniversary, the U.S. Postal Service issued a set of stamps including Animal, Fozzie Bear, the Great Gonzo, and Miss Piggy.

09-28-2007, 06:02 AM
Thanks Vince! :thumbsup:

09-28-2007, 07:02 AM
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09-28-2007, 08:07 AM
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09-28-2007, 09:57 AM
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09-28-2007, 09:59 AM
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Maleficent's Dad
09-28-2007, 11:40 AM
Thank you, Vince! :mickey:

09-28-2007, 02:20 PM
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09-28-2007, 08:48 PM
:thumbsup: Great info! :mickey:

09-28-2007, 09:26 PM
Thanks Vince.

09-30-2007, 09:33 AM
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