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11-26-2009, 07:26 AM
Nov. 26, 2001 – The Walt Disney Co. reiterated its commitment to support U.S. troops at home and abroad, and assist’s in the nations relief and rebuilding programs. (Disney has become a USO World Sponsor providing more than $1 million in financial aid.)
Nov. 26, 2003 – Disney’s feature film, “The Haunted Mansion,” starring Eddie Murphy, opened in theaters.
Nov. 26, 2004 – The “Festival of the Seasons” began in Downtown Disney at WDW. (Ran through Dec. 24, 2004)
Nov. 26, 2004 – Disney introduced a new holiday parade “Mickey’s Jingle Jungle Parade” this season at Disney’s Animal Kingdom at WDW. (Ran through Dec. 24, 2004)
Nov. 26, 2004 – The 33rd “Candlelight Processional” was performed in Epcot at WDW. The narrators consisted of Rita Moreno (11/26-11/28), Heather Headley (11/29-12/1), Kirk Franklin (12/2-12/4), Jim Caviezel (12/5-12/7), Marlee Matlin/Jack Jason (12/8-12/10), Joshua Morrow (12/11-12/13), Hal Holbrook (12/14-12/16), Steven Curtis Chapman (12/17-12/19), Edward James Olmos (12/20-12/22), Gary Sinise (12/23-12/28), LeVAr Burton (12/29-12/30).
Nov. 26, 2004 – The Disney/Pixar animated feature “The Incredibles” was released in the United Kingdom, one day after its U.S. release.
Nov. 26, 2005 – Disney Legend and pioneering film distribution executive Irving Ludwig passed away at his home in Santa Monica, Ca. He was 95. His 40-year career with Disney began in 1940 when he was hired to manage the road-show engagements of Fantasia. Ludwig later served as president of Buena Vista Distribution.
Nov. 26, 2006 – The Wonders of Life Pavilion including the attractions “Body Wars,” “Cranium Command,” and “The Making of Me,” reopened in Epcot. Closed since Jan. 2005, the pavilion now opens seasonally.
Nov. 26, 2006 – Disney Channel aired the “Hannah Montana” episode “Money For Nothing, Guilt For Free” for the first time.
Nov. 26, 2008 – Walt Disney Pictures new animated comedy-adventure “Bolt” was released to the theaters.

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11-27-2009, 05:36 PM
Thanks Vince! :thumbsup: :mickey:

11-27-2009, 06:08 PM
Thanks Vince.

11-29-2009, 02:26 PM
Thanks Vince!:mickey: