Walt Elias Disney

Animator and Entrepreneur

The Man Behind the MagicPhoto of Walt Disney

When you hear the name ‘Disney’, many things may pop into your head. Through films, merchandise, and international theme parks, the success of Walt and the Disney franchise has had a major impact on popular culture.

Aware of his own success, Disney explained that he was just a man named Disney. The Disney name meant so much more. What most people are not aware of are the hardships that Walt Disney had to endure leading up to his success. His creativity and confidence enabled him to reach his goals.

To understand the man behind the magic, we will look at:

  1. His life
  2. His works
  3. The legacy he left behind

This website will take a look into the man that started it all!

"I only hope we don’t lose sight of one thing—it all started with a mouse," - Walt Disney