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12-17-2009, 05:02 AM
Dec. 17, 1994 – The “Planet Hollywood” restaurant opened in WDW.
Dec. 17, 1999 – Disney’s animated feature film “Fantasia/2000” debuted at Carnegie Hall in N.Y.
Dec. 17, 1999 – Western entertainer Rex Allen, Known for his work on many Disney films, died in Tucson, Arizona.
Dec. 17, 1999 – The Disney/Touchstone Pictures/Columbia Pictures film “Bicentennial Man” was released.
Dec. 17, 2002 - Disney’s “The Country Bears” were released on video and DVD.
Dec. 17, 2003 – The Disney film “Freaky Friday,” “Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl,” “Finding Nemo,” and “Brother Bear,” were all nominated for SATELLITE Awards given by the International Press Academy.
Dec. 17, 2004 – Disney Channel and Toon Disney Channel were launched in India on Star.
Dec. 17, 2004 – It was announced that Victoria & Albert’s at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa has been awarded a AAA Five Diamond rating for the fifth consecutive year.
Dec. 17, 2004 – Disney Channel premiered “Double Vision,” the 50th episode of “That’s So Raven.”
Dec. 17, 2007 – The Disney-MGM Studios logo on the animation courtyard archway was removed. The Disney-MGM Studios would become Disney’s Hollywood Studios in Jan. 2008.

12-17-2009, 08:22 AM

12-17-2009, 11:33 AM
I remember them taking down the MGM sign! Thanks:thumbsup:

12-17-2009, 02:44 PM
Thanks Vince! :thumbsup: :mickey:

12-18-2009, 10:25 PM
Thanks Vince.

12-27-2009, 11:28 AM
thanks! now i know what happens on my birthday!