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Disney Productions is one of the entertainment businesses’ leading contributors, bringing in not only outstanding profits, but joy to millions of people all over the world. However, the Disney’s road to create this success was not an easy one. Walt Disney devoted his life to the arts and entertainment from every since he was a young boy, but Walt’s fame and fortune did not take fruit until he created Mickey Mouse. On December 5, 1901, Flora and Elisa Disney’s fourth child was born into the world, Walt Disney. Even at a young age, Walt exhibited a tremendous amount of creativity. He first began drawing pictures when he was in the first grade and did not stop drawing until he died. Another one of Disney’s talents that most people are not aware of was his exceptional acting skills. Disney took each and every chance he had to perform in his classroom or on stage. However when he was sixteen, school no longer interested him and he dropped out. After dropping out, he began working on a train as a waiter until the United States entered the war. Disney had a tremendous desire to join the army and serve his country, but he was denied because he was too young to service. Although he was not able to service in the war, he still had the desire to assist in some way to the war and became a volunteer for Red Cross. Within a week’s time, he was already sent to the front and did not return back home for about two years. When Disney returned home from the war he talked to his father about how he wanted to go to art school to become an animator, but his father was not keen on the idea and disagreed on Disney’s decision. Disney ignored his father’s opinion and decided to enroll in art school anyway. Disney attended both Kansas City and Missouri‘s art schools for several months and then he then later discovered a job in Kansas for an advertising firm. He met an extremely…...

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