This Day in History

This Day in Disney History October 7th

1918-Disney Legend Norman Palmer is born.

1919-Disney Legend Betty Taylor is born.

1959-Television series Hawaiian Eye premieres on ABC.

1962-Part 2 of Television show Escapade in Florence starring Tommy Kirk and Annette Funicello airs.

1971-Film Bedknobs and Broomsticks starring Angela Lansbury, David Tomlinson, Roddy McDowell and Sam Jaffe is released in England.


1973-Part 1 of Television show Mustang! airs.

1981-Film The Watcher in the Woods starring Bette Davis and David McCallum is released with the new ending.


1983-Film Never Cry Wolf is released.

1984-Disney Channel movie Love Leads the Way airs.

1985-Disney Channel series Danger Bay airs.

1989-Final episode of American Bandstand airs on ABC.

1998-Stage Musical “AIDA” premieres.


Tomorrowland attraction Buzz Lightyear’s Space Ranger Spin opens in Magic Kingdom.


2002-A bug’s Land opens in Disney’s California Adventure replacing Bountiful Valley.


2004-Television series life as we know it premieres.

2011-Touchstone film Real Steel starring Hugh Jackman and Evangeline Lilly is released.



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