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04-06-2010, 05:04 AM
Apr. 6, 1931 – Disney’s Mickey Mouse cartoon “The Castaway” was released
Apr. 6, 1947 – Actor John Ratzenberger, the voice of Yeti in Disney’s 2001 “Monsters, Inc.”, and Hamm the Piggy Bank in both Toy Story films, was born in Bridgeport, Ct.
Apr. 6, 1959 – Disney won 3 Academy Awards, one for the film “Grand Canyon” (Short Subjects, Live Action Subjects), one for “AMA Girls” (Short Subjects, Documentary), and one for “White Wilderness” (Features, Documentary).
Apr. 6, 1960 – Disney’s People and Places featurette film “Japan” was released.
Apr. 6, 1971 – The cover of LOOK magazine featured Mickey Mouse, the “First Citizen of Florida”. An article reported about the near completion of WDW.
Apr. 6, 1975 – Damon Pampolina, a member of the 90’s TV show “The All New Mickey Mouse Club”, was born in Texas.
Apr. 6, 1975 – Actor Zach Braff, the voice of “Chicken Little,” was born in South Orange, N.J. (TV fans will recognize him as Dr. John “J.D.” Dorian from the hit series Scrubs.)
Apr. 6, 1983 – The 1st of 5 episodes of the Disney limited TV series “Zorro and Son” aired on CBS. (Last episode aired June 1, 1983.)
Apr. 6, 1986 – Disney’s 2-hour TV movie “I-Man” aired.
Apr. 6, 1990 – The “Blue Ribbon Bakery “ Shop opened on Main Street at Disneyland.

04-06-2010, 07:35 AM
Thanks Vince!:thumbsup:

04-06-2010, 08:43 AM

04-11-2010, 08:59 AM
Thanks Vince! :thumbsup: :mickey: