Roy O. Disney

1893 - 1971

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Roy Oliver Disney (; June 24, 1893 – December 20, 1971) was an American businessman and co-founder of The Walt Disney Company. He was an older brother of Walt Disney and the father of Roy E. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Roy O. Disney has received more than 3,046,459 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Roy O. Disney is the 126th most popular businessperson (up from 137th in 2019), the 1,476th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,705th in 2019) and the 42nd most popular American Businessperson.

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Among businesspeople, Roy O. Disney ranks 126 out of 604Before him are John Langenus, Walter Chrysler, Uli Hoeneß, Christina Onassis, Basil Zaharoff, and Gordon Moore. After him are Hiroshi Yamauchi, Ferdinand Anton Ernst Porsche, Henry Ford II, Yves Rocher, Lee Iacocca, and Max Manus.

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Among people born in 1893, Roy O. Disney ranks 55Before him are Ana Pauker, Emmy Göring, Erwin Piscator, Nicholas J. Spykman, Vsevolod Pudovkin, and Edward G. Robinson. After him are Hans Scharoun, Ivan Panfilov, Pierre Drieu La Rochelle, Mário de Andrade, Kurt Huber, and William Dieterle. Among people deceased in 1971, Roy O. Disney ranks 39Before him are Marcel Dupré, Pier Angeli, Raoul Hausmann, Diane Arbus, Heinz Lammerding, and W. O. Bentley. After him are Gene Vincent, Archduchess Adelheid of Austria, J. D. Bernal, Violet Jessop, Jo Siffert, and Reinhold Niebuhr.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Roy O. Disney ranks 1,476 out of 15,968Before him are Patrick Dempsey (1966), Norman Mailer (1923), Merce Cunningham (1919), Steve Bannon (1953), Bob Fosse (1927), and Kenneth Waltz (1924). After him are Lee Miller (1907), Lee Konitz (1927), Wade Williams (1961), E. Donnall Thomas (1920), Merton Miller (1923), and Shirley Knight (1936).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In United States

Among businesspeople born in United States, Roy O. Disney ranks 42Before him are Ted Turner (1938), William Boeing (1881), Bernard Baruch (1870), Walter Chrysler (1875), Christina Onassis (1950), and Gordon Moore (1929). After him are Henry Ford II (1917), Lee Iacocca (1924), Ethan Allen (1738), Lady Bird Johnson (1912), Melinda Gates (1964), and Katharine Graham (1917).