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1

What are the names of Walt Disney's 3 Brothers?

Roy Ray and Herb

2

What was the first fairy tale that Walt Disney made a cartoon about? Answer: Little Red Riding Hood

Little Red Riding Hood

3

In Downtown Disney in WDW there is a restaurant on aboat named Fulton's Crab House, what was it called before that?

The Empress Lily (named after Walt's Wife)

4

What was Walt Disney's First Live Action Film?

Treasure Island

5

The very first cartoons created by Walt Disney were a series of shorts for a theater in Kansas City, Missouri. What was the name of the theater?

The Newman Theater

6

When Disneyland First opened in 1955 who bought the very first admission ticket at a cost of $1 ?

Walt's Brother Roy

7

What was the first Disney Song released on Sheet Music?

Minnie's Yoo Hoo written by Walt Disney and Carl Stalling

8

What was the quote that Walt Disney used in the dedication of Disneyland's Fantasyland?

"Fantasyland is dedicated to the young and the young at heart; to those who believe that when you wish upon a star, your dreams do come true."

9

What did Walt Disney win his first Academy Award for?

The Silly Symphony Flowers and Trees

10

In What Country was Walt Disney's father Elias born??

Canada

11

WHich one of Walt Disney's daughters was born on New Year's Eve?

Sharon Mae

12

Who drew the 1953 plans of Disneyland for Walt Disney?

Marvin Davis

13

What animated feature, created by Walt Disney, was inspired by him playing the lead role in a school play?

Peter Pan

14

What Full Length Animated Feature did Walt Disney win a special award for screen innovation?

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

15

WHo designed the statue of Walt and Mickey Mouse called "Partners"?

Blaine Gibson

16

What relative of Walt Disney's co-wrote a biography of him in 1956?

His daughter Diane

17

When Walt Disney was young he had a pet pig. What was this pig's name?

Skinny

18

In what state did Walt Disney get married?

Lewiston, Idaho

19

Where did Walt Disney conceive the idea of the mouse?

On a train bound for L.A. from New York

20

Fow what film did Walt Disney win his last Academy Award for which was also presented after his death?

Winnie the Pooh and the Blustery Day

21

In what US city did Walt Disney record the soundtrack for Steamboat Willie?

New York

22

When the financial institutes thought Disneyland was a crazy idea and would not give Walt the money for the project where did he get the financing?

He borrowed the money from his personal life insurance policy

23

What town is home to the first school named for Walt Disney?

Tullytown, Pennsylvania

24

In the early days, what item did Walt Disney sell in order to purchase a one-way ticket to Hollywood from Kansas City?

His Camera

25

What medal did President Lyndon B Johnson present to Walt Disney?

The Presidential Medal of Freedom

26

How old was Walt Disney when Disneyland opened?

53

27

What boyhood town and state gave Walt Disney the original inspiration for Main Street, USA?

Marceline, Missouri

28

What was Walt Disney's family dog named and what kind of dog was she?

Lady and she was a poddle

29

Where did Walt Disney get the idea for the animated feature Dumbo?

On the back of a cereal box

30

What is the name of Walt Disney's oldest daughter?

Diane

31

Walt Disney had a total of 3 brothers and 1 sister. What are their names?

Brothers Roy, Herbert and Raymond, and a sister Ruth

32

What was the name of Walt Disney's family dog and what kind of dog was she?

Lady. she was a podle

33

After Walt Disney moved to California he made a movie for a Kansas City Dentist, what was the movie called?

Clara Cleans Her Teeth

34

What was the name of Walt's daughter who played a small part in his film, 'Johnny Tremain'?

Sharon

35

What was the name of Walt's daughter who played a small part in his film, 'Johnny Tremain'?

Sharon

36

What town and state did Walt Marry Lillian?

Lewiston, Idaho

37

What was the name of the backyard train that Walt Disney had in his Holmby Hills Home?

Carolwood Pacific Railroad

38

Walt Disney was the first person at the podium to refer to The Academy Award Statuette by this name?

Oscar

39

In honor of the memory of Walt Disney, a light is kept burning on the second floor of what Disneyland Building on Main Street?

The Fire Station, where Walt's apartment was

40

Where did Walt and his wife spend their 30th wedding anniversary?

On the Mark Twain Riverboat

41

What town inspired Walt Disney's idea of Main Street, USA?

Marceline, Missouri

42

When Walt Disney moved to California in 1923, what relative did he move in with?

His Uncle Robert

43

What occupation Did Walt Disney's brother Herbert have?

A Postman

44

Where did most of the money come for Walt Disney to build the Burbank Studio?

He got the money form the profits of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

45

What is know to be Walt Disney's favorite song from all of his movies?

Feed the Birds from Mary Poppins

46

What was the Imagineering Division of Disney orginally called?

WED Enterprises

47

How old were Walt and Roy DIsney when Mickey Mouse made his debut in Steamboat Willie?

Walt 26, Roy 35

48

Due to Walt Disney's busy schedule, the animated feature film Fun and Fancy Free marked the debut for whom, as the new voice of Mickey Mouse?

Jim MacDonald

49

How old was Roy O. Disney when his little brother Walt was born?

8

50

In what State were Walt Disney's parents married?

Florida

51

When did Walt Says his famous saying: ?I only hope we never lose sight of one thing... that it was all started by a mouse.??

October 27, 1954 (when ?The Disneyland Story?, the first episode of Walt?s Disneyland TV series, was broadcast on ABC)

52

In what Idaho town were Walt and Lillian Disney married?

Lewiston, Idaho

53

When Walt came to Hollywood, what was his original goal?

To be a director of live action movies

54

Walt Disney introduced the Pirates of the Caribbean attraction to television audiences in which episode of his program?

The Disneyland Tenth Anniversary Show

55

When Walt was in his early teens he met another boy, and the two did an act together in which they would impersonate Charlie Chaplin. What was the name of the other boy Walt did the act with?

Walter Pfeiffer - The act was called "The Two Walts"

56

What Disneyland attraction was based on one of Walt's favorite hobbies?

The Disneyland Railroad

57

What was the name of the Art School Walt Disney attended as a child?

The Kansas City Art Institute

58

Where did Walt Disney go to record the soundtrack for his first Mickey Mouse cartoon?

New York City

59

Which brother got married first? Walt or Roy?

Roy was married first and Walt three months later

60

What two men wrote the song: "Minnie's Yoo Hoo"?

Walt Disney and Carl Stalling

61

How old was Walt Disney on the day that Song of the South premiered in Atlanta, Georgia?

44

62

What brand of vehicle did Walt Disney drive through the Jungle Cruise attraction on one of his television shows prior to Disneyland's opening?

A Nash Rambler

63

What project was referred to as "Walt's Folly"?

Smow White and the Seven Dwarfs

64

When Did Disney's MGM Studios Open?

1-May-89

65

How old was Roy O. Disney when his brother Walt was born?

8

66

Walt Disney was injured and crushed four cervical vertebrae from playing what sport?

Polo

67

What was Flora Disney's (Walt's mother's) maiden name?

Call

68

In What year was Walt Disney born?

1901

69

In What city was Walt Disney born?

Chicago

70

Where was Walt Disney raised?

Marceline, Missouri

71

When moving to Hollywood, what was Walt\'s original dream of becomming?

A movie director

72

Who took over for Walt Disney for the voice of Mickey Mouse?

Jim McDonald

73

What name was Walt Originally going to give to Disneyland?

Mickey Mouse Park

74

How many siblings did Walt Disney have?

4, 3 Brothers and 1 Sister

75

Who provided the voice for Minnie Mouse in Steamboat Willie?

Walt Disney Himself

76

Walt Disney had a miniature railroad in his backyard, what did he name it?

Carolwood Pacific

77

What was the name of Walt Disney's Dog that he had in 1925?

Lady

78

On what date were Walt and Lillian Disney married?

13-Jul-25

79

How many of Walt's ten grandchildren were born while he was alive?

Seven

80

Who was Walt Disney named after?

Walter Parr, the Disney family minister

81

Walt always wore a tie tack with the letters STR on it. What did those letters stand for?

Smoke Tree Ranch - One of Walts favorite vacation spots

82

Who wrote the first biography of Walt Disney?

Diane Disney Miller, His Daughter

83

How old was Walt Disney when he joined the Red Cross so he could do his part for the war effort in World War 1?

16

84

Walt Disney originally had trash cans in the park spaced 25 steps apart. Where did he come up with this number?

He performed an experiment where it took 25 steps for a person to eat a hot dog thus needing to disgard some trash.

85

What did Walt Disney consider to be America's most important export?

Laughter

86

Walt Disney's former barn that he used for working on his model railroad is currently open to the public in what national park?

Griffith Park in Los Angeles

87

What country was Walt Disney sent to during World War I when he joined the Red Cross?

France

88

How old was Walt's Wife Lillian when she died?

98

89

Who was born this day December 5, 1901?

Walt Disney

90

In World War I when Walt Disney drove an ambulance for the Red Crosss, what country did he drive it in?

France

91

Who wrote the first biography of Walt Disney?

His daughter Diane

92

According to Walt Disney what did he believe to be the secret of Mickey Mouse's popularity?

That he was so human

93

Which President awarded Walt Disney the Presidential Medal of Freedom which is the highest award given to a civilian?

President Lyndon Johnson

94

In what year's world fair did Walt Disney create 'The Carousel of Progess'?

1964

95

What did Walt consider America's most import export?

Laughter

96

What did Walt consider America's most import export?

Laughter

97

In what state were Walt and Lillian Disney Married?

Idaho

98

Who did Walt Disney dedicate: So Dear to My Hear to?

Mel Torme...the writer of the song Country Fair

99

What was the name of Walt's pet pig as he was growing up?

Skinny

100

What state, according to Walt Disney, was America's Lost Frontier?

Alaska

101

What future president joined Walt Disney on July 17, 1955, to host a live telecast of Disneyland's opening day?

Ronald Reagan

102

When Walt Disney won an Oscar for Snow White, who presented him with the award?

Shirley Temple

103

Where did Walt Disney go to High School?

McKinley High in Chicago

104

In what country was Walt Disney's father born?

Canada

105

Walt's birthday was December 5th in what year?

1901

106

When Walt came to Hollywood, what was his original goal?

To be a film director

107

When Walt was in his early teens he met another boy, and the two did an act together in which they would impersonate Charlie Chaplin. What was the name of the other boy Walt did the act with?

Walter Pfeiffer

108

What were the names of Walt's daughters?

Diane and Sharon

109

What was the maiden name of Walt's wife Lillian?

Bounds

110

What are the names of Walt Disney's 3 brothers?

Herbert, Roy and Ray

111

Of the 4 Disney brothers, 3 of them were all born in the same month... what month was that?

December

112

What did Walt sell in order to purchase a one-way ticket from Kansas City to California?

His Camera

113

In what year was Walt Disney the Grand Marshal of the Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena?

1966

114

What name (first used to describe Franklin D. Roosevelt's Supreme Court) did Walt Disney apply to his key animators in the 1950s?

Nine Old Men

115

What anniversary did Walt and Lillian Disney celebrate on the Mark Twain?

30th

116

What was the name of the first animation company started by Walt Disney and his brother Roy?

Laugh O Gram Films

117

What organization sent Walt Disney to France in 1918?

The Red Cross

118

What year did Disney patent the 'people mover'?

1969

119

What city was Walt?s first choice for a theme park?

Burbank

120

What film was Walt Disney talking about when he said...Why, that's the life my brother and I grew up with as kids out in Missouri ?

So Dear to my Heart

121

What was the name of Walt Disney's sister in law... Roy's wife?

Edna

122

What four youngsters did Walt Disney hire for the Alice Comedies to play the little girl in Cartoonland?

Virginia Davis, Margie Gay, Dawn O?Day, Lois Hardwick

123

In what city did Walt Disney discover Annette Funicello?

Burbank

124

What attraction did Walt Disney donate to the town of Marceline, Missouri, after it was removed from Disneyland?

Midget Autopia

125

What was the first fairy tale that Walt Disney made a cartoon about?

Little Red Riding Hood

126

From 1942 to 1944, Walt Disney released six short films depicting Donald Duck's life in what branch of the U.S. armed forces?

Army

127

From what company was a younger Walt Disney fired from for a lack of creativity?

The Kansas City Star Newspaper, which was eventually bought by the Disney Company

128

At what age did Walt Disney grow is famous mustache?

25

129

What symbol can be seen above the archway at the entrance to Sleeping Beauty Castle in Disneyland?

Walt Disneys Family Crest

130

What state did Walt Disney feel was America's last frontier?

Alaska

131

As a teenager, Walt Disney was a member of the Order of DeMolay, a youth organization affiliated with what trade?

Free Masons

132

In 1966, what Disneyland attraction did Walt and Roy Disney take to their boyhood hometown from Park?

Midget Autopia

133

Which royal couple received an animation cel from Walt Disney to celebrate their marriage and from what Full Length Animated Feature was it from?

Princess Grace and Prince Rainier and it was from Lady and the Tramp

134

Who suggested the title "Fantasia" to Walt Disney?

Conductor Leopold Stokowski

135

What Hall of Fame was Walt Disney inducted into in 2000?

National Inventors Hall of Fame

136

What fast food restaurant tycoon did Walt Disney train with for World War I in Sound Beach, Connecticut?

Ray Kroc, who owned McDonalds

137

Which Emmy Award did Walt Disney win in 1955?

Best Variety Series for the show..Disneyland

138

Which silent film inspired Walt Disney to create the animated short Steamboat Willie?

Steamboat Bill Jr

139

What city was Walt Disney born in?

Chicago

140

Who gave Walt his first real art supplies?

His Aunt Magaret

141

What organization presented Walt Disney with a special medal, in 1935, in recognition of the fact that Mickey Mouse was "a symbol of universal good will." ?

The League of Nations

142

What character did Walt Disney play in a school function as a young child that he would eventually feature in a popular full length animated feature?

Peter Pan

143

What animator did Walt meet at MGM and eventually hired to be the Art Director for Fantasia and Dumbo and most importantly sketch Walt's idea for the creation of Disneyland?

Herb Ryman

144

In Wreck it Ralph, what is the significance of the high score of Wreck-It-Ralph's game cabinet 120501?

It is Walt Disney's Birthday 12/05/1901

145

When Annette Funicello first became famous on the Mickey Mouse Club, what major step was she going to do that Walt Disney talked her out of?

She wanted to change her last name to something more "American" sounding

146

What piece of equipment was Walt Disney inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame for in 2000?

The Multiplane Camera