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07-11-2009, 06:45 AM
July 11, 1989 – Actor David Henrie was born in Los Angeles, Ca. Disney Channel fans know him as Larry on “That’s So Raven,” and Justin Russo on “Wizards of Waverly Place.”
July 11, 1991 – Disney announced it would enter into a distribution deal with a Bay area digital studio named Pixar. Together they would go to make the films, “Toy Story,” Toy Story 2,” and “A Bug’s Life.”
July 11, 1993 – The Disney short television series “Cutters” began airing on CBS-TV. (Ended July 9, 1993)
July 11, 1997 – At Disneyland’s New Orleans Square, “Looking at the Future Tomorrowland: 1955 – 1998,” debuted in honor of the Disney Gallery’s 10th Anniversary.
July 11, 1998 – Jodi Benson (the voice of Disney’s Little Mermaid) appeared at WDW for the first of a 2-day visit. She made a special appearance in the morning at The Art of Disney (located in Downtown Disney Marketplace) to meet fans and sign Mermaid artwork purchased at the shop. In the evening she performed a concert backed by an orchestra at the America Gardens Theater in Epcot.
July 11, 2000 – The Disney/Touchstone Home Video released “The Minion.”
July 11, 2001 – Magic Masters, the nations largest chain of retail magic emporiums, opened its largest store in Downtown Disney West Side at WDW. (Based in Georgia, Magic Masters opened its 1st store in 1978.)
July 11, 2003 – The Disney Channel aired the “That’s So Raven” episode “Saturday Afternoon Fever.”
July 11, 2003 – The Disney/Touchstone Picture film “Veronica Guerin” was releasd in Ireland. (World Premiere was July 8th)
July 11, 2007 – Teen Pop Stars Aly & AJ, Corbin Bleu, and Drake Bell headline Nextfest tour, a 29 date trek which kicked off at the Dodge Theatre in Phoenix, Az. Aly & AJ are touring in support of their newest Hollywood Records release “Insomniatic.”

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07-11-2009, 11:48 AM
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07-11-2009, 05:38 PM
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07-12-2009, 12:41 AM
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