Walt Disney

1901 - 1966

Walt Disney

Walter Elias Disney (; December 5, 1901 – December 15, 1966) was an American entrepreneur, animator, writer, voice actor and film producer. A pioneer of the American animation industry, he introduced several developments in the production of cartoons. As a film producer, Disney holds the record for most Academy Awards earned by an individual, having won 22 Oscars from 59 nominations. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Walt Disney has received more than 21,220,019 page views. His biography is available in 149 different languages on Wikipedia making him the most popular producer.

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Among producers, Walt Disney ranks 1 out of 73After him are Harvey Weinstein, Carlo Ponti, Dino De Laurentiis, Phil Spector, Jerry Bruckheimer, Aaron Spelling, Rick Rubin, Gene Roddenberry, Simon Cowell, David O. Selznick, and Louis B. Mayer.

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Among people born in 1901, Walt Disney ranks 2Before him is Hirohito. After him are Marlene Dietrich, Werner Heisenberg, Enrico Fermi, Jacques Lacan, Louis Armstrong, Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of Russia, Linus Pauling, Sukarno, Fulgencio Batista, and Rudolf Höss. Among people deceased in 1966, Walt Disney ranks 1After him are André Breton, Alberto Giacometti, Buster Keaton, Sergei Korolev, Anna Akhmatova, Jean Arp, Georges Lemaître, Sepp Dietrich, Peter Debye, Giuseppe Farina, and Cemal Gürsel.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Walt Disney ranks 26 out of 12,171Before him are James K. Polk (1795), Neil Armstrong (1930), Bruce Lee (1940), George Washington (1732), Benjamin Franklin (1706), and Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882). After him are Michael Jackson (1958), F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896), Cher (1946), Henry Ford (1863), Clint Eastwood (1930), and Howard Hughes (1905).

Among PRODUCERS In United States

Among producers born in United States, Walt Disney ranks 1After him are Harvey Weinstein (1952), Phil Spector (1939), Jerry Bruckheimer (1943), Aaron Spelling (1923), Rick Rubin (1963), Gene Roddenberry (1921), David O. Selznick (1902), Joel Silver (1952), Albert R. Broccoli (1909), Darryl F. Zanuck (1902), and Irving Thalberg (1899).