1964 – Mary Poppins premiers at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles, California.
1989 – Jim Henson and Kermit the Frog leave their imprints and signatures on the courtyard outside the Great Movie Ride at Disney-MGM Studios.
2003 – Mickey’s Philharmagic, the newest attraction at Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom, runs through its first test run with guests.
2011 – Disney’s Aulani Resort and Spa opens its doors for the first time.
2001 – The Disney Cruise Line welcomes its one-millionth guest.
1939 – Walt and Roy place a deposit on a plot of land on Buena Vista Street in Burbank, California. The $10, 000 down payment will secure the building of their modern animation studio.
1973 – Ward Kimble, a Disney Legend, officially retires.
2009 – The Walt Disney Company announces the purchase of Marvel Entertainment for the bargain price of $4 billion.
1989 – Claudine Masson walks through the gates at Disneyland. From Chatearoux, France, Cladudine becomes the 300-millionth guest at the resort.