Walt Disney - Producer, Entrepreneur. Walt Disney was an American motion-picture and television producer and showman, famous as a pioneer of cartoon films and as the creator of Disneyland.
Synopsis Walter Elias "Walt" Disney was born on December 5, 1901, in Hermosa, Illinois. He and his brother Roy co-founded Walt Disney Productions, which became one of the best-known motion-picture production companies in the world. Walt Disney's last filmed appearance (1966) Dec,15 1966. 1955. 1941. 1927. 1923. 1919. Dec,5 1901.