This Day in History

This Day in Disney History June 30th

1931-Silly Symphony cartoon The Busy Beaver is released.

1939-Donald Duck cartoon Sea Scouts is released.


1945-Educational film Cleanliness brings Health is delivered to inter-American affairs.

Educational film Hookworm is delivered Coordinator Inter-American Affairs.

Educational film Insects as Carriers of Disease airs.

1950-Goofy cartoon Motor Mania is released.


1969-Final episode of Beany and Cecil airs on ABC.

1971-Movie Million Dollar Duck starring Dean Jones and Sandy Duncan is released.


1978-Film The Cat from Outer Space is released.


1984-Adventureland store South Sea Traders opens in Disneyland replacing Safari Shooting Gallery.

1993-Disney purchases Miramax Films.


1995-Hollywood Picture film Judge Dredd is released.

2001-Tomorrowland restaurant Club Buzz-Lightyears Above the Rest opens in Disneyland replacing Tomorrowland Terrace.

2002-Tomorrowland attraction Meet the World closes at Tokyo Disneyland.

2003-Disney Legend Buddy Hackett passes away.

2004-Film Spider-Man 2 starring Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, James Franco, Alfred Molina, Rosemary Harris, JK Simmons, Ted Raimi and Bruce Campbell is released.


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This Day in Disney History June 29th

1908-Disney Legend and Imagineer John Hench is born.

1919-Disney Legend and Imagineer Wathel Rogers is born.

1935-Silly Symphony cartoon Who Killed Cock Robin? is released.


1945-Donald Duck cartoon Donald’s Crime is released.


1951-Goofy cartoon Tomorrow We Diet is released.


1974-Tomorrowland attraction America Sings opens up in Disneyland replacing Carousel of Progress.

1981-Show Broadway at the Top plays in Top of the World restaurant in the Contemporary Resort of Walt Disney World.

1990-Frontierland store Bonanza Outfitters opens in Disneyland, it replaces Pendleton Woolen Mills & Dry Goods Store.

1994-Film I Love Trouble is released.

1996-Mickey’s Toontown Fair opens at Magic Kingdom, replacing Mickey’s Star Land.


Mickey Avenue attraction The Lottery closes at Disney-MGM Studios.

2007-Pixar film Ratatouille with the voice talents of Patton Oswalt, Ian Holm, Peter O’Toole, Brad Garrett, Will Arnett and John Ratzenberger is released.

Disney and Pixar?s RATATOUILLE movie image

2012-Touchstone film People Like Us is released.

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This Day in Disney History June 28th

1910-Disney legend and Imagineer Herb Ryman is born.

1929-Mickey Mouse cartoon The Plowboy is released.

1946-Donald Duck cartoon Donald’s Double Trouble is released.


1984-Disney Channel series Big Bands at Disneyland premieres.

1988-Deluxe and Flagship resort the Grand Floridian opens in Walt Disney World.


Store M. Mouse Mercantile opens at the Grand Floridian.

Restaurant Flagler’s opens at the Grand Floridian.

Restaurant Narcoossee’s opens at the Grand Floridian.

Restaurant Gasparilla Grill & Games opens at the Grand Floridian.

Restaurant Grand Floridian Cafe opens at the Grand Floridian.

Restaurant 1900 Park Fare opens at the Grand Floridian.

Restaurant Victoria & Albert’s opens at the Grand Floridian.


1991-Tomorrowland store Mickey’s Star Traders opens in Magic Kingdom replacing Mickey’s Mart.

1995-Main Street USA store Main Street Athletic Club opens in Magic Kingdom, it replaces Penny Arcade, House of Magic and Main Street Book Shop.

2002-Disney Channel Original Movie Get a Clue starring Lindsay Lohan, Bug Hall and Brenda Song.

2005-Mini Series Empire airs.

2013-A new Mickey Mouse series premieres on Disney Channel.


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This Day in Disney History June 27th

1927-Alice comedy Alice in the Klondike is released.

1930-Silly Symphony Arctic Antics is released.

1938-Disney Legend and voice of Alice and Wendy Kathryn Beaumont is born.

1952-Goofy cartoon Teachers are People is released.


1965-Television series Where the Action Is premieres on ABC.

1966-Television series Dark Shadows premieres on ABC.


1975-Game Show Password airs final episode.

Game Show Split Second airs final episode.

1979-Live action film The Apple Dumpling Gang Rides Again starring Don Knotts, Tim Conway, Harry Morgan and Ruth Buzzi is released.

1986-Touchstone film Ruthless People starring Danny DeVito, Bette Middler and Judge Reinhold is released.

Lucasfilm movie Labyrinth starring David Bowie and Jennifer Connelly is released.


1987-Final episode of Sidekicks airs.

1990-Final episode of Singer & Sons airs.

1991-Tomorrowland store Mickey’s Mart closes in Magic Kingdom it will be replaced by Mickey’s Star Traders.

1997-Animated film Hercules is released.


Parade Hercules “Zero to Hero” Victory Parade premieres at Disneyland.


Parade Hercules “Zero to Hero” Victory Parade premieres at Disney-MGM Studios.


1998-Disney Channel original movie You Lucky Dog airs.

2008-Pixar film Wall-E starring Fred Willard and featuring the voice talents of John Ratzenberger, Kathy Najimy and Sigourney Weaver is released.


2014-Televisions series Girl Meets World premieres on Disney Channel.

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This Day in Disney History June 26th

1909-Disney Legend and one of the Nine Old Men Wolfgang Reitherman is born.

1929-Mickey Mouse cartoon Mickey’s Follies is released.

1952-Film The Story of Robin Hood and his Merrie Men is released.

Tru Live Adventures Featurette Water Birds is released.

1956-Frontierland attraction Rainbow Mountain Stage Coaches opens in Disneyland replacing the Stage Coaches.

Frontierland attraction Rainbow Ridge Pack Mules opens in Disneyland replacing Pack Mules.


1957-Tomorrowland attraction Viewliner opens at Disneyland.


1959-Donald Duck cartoon Donald in Mathmagic Land is released.


1968-Film Never a Dull Moment starring Edward G Robinson and Dick Van Dyke is released.

1981-Film The Great Muppet Caper is released.


1989-Tomorrowland attraction Delta Dreamflight opens in Magic Kingdom replacing If You Could Fly.

1999-Disney Channel original movie Smart House airs.


2006-New Orleans attraction Pirates of the Caribbean reopens in Disneyland featuring new audio animatronics.


2009-Disney Channel Original Movie Princess Protection Program airs.


Tomorrowland attraction Cosmic Waves reopens in Disneyland.


Disney Studio 365 a teenage store in Downtown Disney District opens up.

2015-Disney Channel original movie Teen Beach Movie 2 premieres.

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This Day in Disney History June 25th

1927-Disney Legend Didier Fouret is born.

1928-Oswald the Lucky Rabbit cartoon The Fox Chase is released.

1930-Mickey Mouse carton The Firefighters is released.


1962-Final episode of Surfside 6 airs on ABC.

1967-Circle vision film America the Beautiful began playing in Tomorrowland Disneyland.

1969-company Walt Disney Educational Materials Co., is incorporated.

1980-Film Herbie Goes Bananas starring Cloris Leachman, Charles Martin Smith and John Vernon is released.


Film The Last Flight of Noah’s Ark starring Elliot Gould and Ricky Schroder is released.


Animated short Mickey Mouse Disco is released.

Television series Family premieres on ABC.

1995-Canada pavilion Le Cellier opens as a Sandwich Shop in Epcot’s World Showcase.


2010-Disney Channel original movie 16 Wishes airs.


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This Day in Disney History June 24th

1893-Roy O Disney is born to Elias and Flora.

1949-Pluto cartoon Bubble Bee is released.

1955-Short Aquarela do Brasil is released.

1959-Film Darby O’Gill and the Little People starring Albert Sharpe, Janet Munro, Jimmy O’Dea and Sean Connery.


1966-Soap Opera Never Too Young airs final episode on ABC.

1977-Film Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo starring Dean Jones and Don Knotts is released.


1981-Television series Charlie’s Angels airs its final episode.

1993-Euro Disney Railroad adds another station to Discoveryland in Euro Disney.


1994-Animated film The Lion King is released.


Innoventions pavilion restaurant Electric Umbrella opens in Epcot’s Future World replacing Stargate.


1998-Walt Disney World welcomes its 600 Millionth Guest.

2003-Direct-to-Video film Air Bud Spikes Back is released.

2008-Television series Wipeout airs.


2010-Television series Rookie Blue premieres.


2011-Pixar film Cars 2 is released.