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12-22-2009, 05:03 AM
Dec. 22, 1995 – The Disney film “Tom and Huck” was released.
Dec. 22, 1995 – Writer, Imagineer and Disney Legend Bill Cottrell passed away in Burbank, Ca. Brother-in-law of Lillian & Walt Disney, Cottrell was the first president of what is today known as Walt Disney Imagineering.
Dec. 22, 1995 – Disney’s animated cartoon film “Disney’s Timon and Pumbaa in Stand by Me” was released.
Dec. 22, 1995 – The “Chef Mickey’s” Restaurant opened in the Contemporary Resort at WDW.
Dec. 22, 1996 – The Disney 2-hour TV movie “The Christmas Tree” aired on ABC.
Dec. 22, 2000 – Nick Stewart, the voice of Brer Bear in Disney’s 1946 “Song of the South” and the “Splash Mountain” attractions died at the age of 90.
Dec. 22, 2000 – The Disney/Touchstone Pictures film “Unbreakable” was released.
Dec. 22, 2000 – The Disney/Touchstone Picture film “O Brother, Where Art Thou?” had its world premiere in New York and Los Angeles.
Dec. 22, 2002 – The “Enchanted Christmas Ball” was held on this night at Disneyland Paris on Main Street U.S.A., Fantasyland, and Discoveryland. (Ran from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m.)
Dec. 22, 2003 – Actor Robby Benson narrated Epcot’s Candlelight Processional.

12-22-2009, 07:45 AM
Thank you:thumbsup:

12-22-2009, 10:56 AM

12-23-2009, 11:52 PM
Thanks Vince! :thumbsup: :mickey: