HWOF

Search

About this star

Walt Disney

Previous star: Brian Keith

Biography

Disney in 1946

Source: Wikipedia

Walter Elias "Walt" Disney (/ˈdɪzni/; December 5, 1901 – December 15, 1966) was an American entrepreneur, animator, 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 he received 22 Academy Awards from 59 nominations and has won more individual Oscars than anyone else. He was presented with two Golden Globe Special Achievement Awards and one Emmy Award, among other honors. Several of his films are included in the National Film Registry by the Library of Congress.

Fact file

  • Born: Walter Elias Disney December 5, 1901 Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
  • Died: December 15, 1966 (aged 65) Burbank, California, U.S.
  • Occupation: Entrepreneur, animator, voice actor, film producer
  • Board member of: The Walt Disney Company
  • Relatives: See Disney family
  • Awards: 22 Academy Awards 3 Golden Globe Awards 1 Emmy Award

Read more about Walt Disney at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

Other stars

Walt Disney also has stars:
  • For television
    6745 Hollywood Blvd Hollywood Blvd, north side, between Las Palmas and McCadden

In the news

briansteinberg2013
Variety, 2018-12-11 15:15:00
Kevin Hart won’t be showing up for the Oscars, but advertisers will. Walt Disney’s ABC has sold more than three-quarters of its commercial inventory for its February 24 broadcast of the glitzy awards fest, according to Jerry Daniello, senior vice president, entertainment brand solutions, for Disney ad sales, pacing ahead ...

briansteinberg2013
Variety, 2018-12-11 14:45:04
Some of 21st Century Fox’s best-known ad-sales executives will leave the company when it closes a large sale of its assets to Walt Disney in 2019. Bruce Lefkowitz, executive vice president of ad sales at Fox; Mike Denby, a senior vice president of ad sales; and Jake Piasecki, another senior ...

Review: Ives' 'Holidays' at the L.A. Phil, but not those holidays
LA Times Entertainme, 2018-12-09 22:15:00
Other than a very occasional “Messiah” or John Adams’ “El Niño,” the Los Angeles Philharmonic doesn’t do holidays. That was obstinately true Friday at a Walt Disney Concert Hall bedecked with a Christmas tree and menorah for a seemingly recalcitrant Michael Tilson Thomas. He ended his program Friday...

Hollywood Blvd, north side, between Orange and Sycamore

Find out more about this area

From here you can:

Nearby you will also find Vilma Banky, Charles M Schulz, Brian Keith, Richard Boleslawski, and many others.