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This Day in Disney History May 6th

1916-Disney Legend Adriana Caselotti, voice of Snow White, is born.

1938-Mickey Mouse cartoon Mickey’s Trailer is released.

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1984-Disney Channel premiere film Gone Are the Days airs.

1985-Disney Channel series Dumbo’s Circus is released.

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1988-Norway pavilion opens in EPCOT Center’s World Showcase.

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Norway pavilion store Fjording opens in EPCOT Center’s World Showcase.

Norway pavilion restaurant Akershus opens in EPCOT Center’s World Showcase.

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Norway pavilion restaurant Kringla Bakeri Og Kafe opens in EPCOT Center’s World Showcase Tour.

1989-Disney Channel series Teen Win, Lose or Draw premieres.

1990-Television show The Muppets at Walt Disney World airs.

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1991-The Walt Disney Company joins the prestigious list the Dow Jones Industrial Average.

1995-ABC original movie Freaky Friday airs.

2005-Disney Legend Joe Grant dies.

2011-Film Thor starring Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston, Anthony Hopkins, Stellan Skarsgard, Kat Dennings and Clark Gregg is released.

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Disney Channel show A.N.T. Farm airs.

Final episode of Suite Life on Deck airs.

2012-Final episode of GCB airs.

2016-Marvel film Captain America: Civil War is released.

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This Day in Disney History August 1st

1924-Alice comedy Alice the Peacemaker is released.

1936-Mickey Mouse cartoon Mickey’s Circus is released.

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1941-Donald Duck cartoon Truant Officer Donald is released.

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1947-Donald Duck cartoon Crazy with the Heat is released.

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1951-Educational film How to Catch a Cold is delivered to International Cellucotton Co.

1953-Donald Duck cartoon The New Neighbor is released.

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1958-Special cartoon Paul Bunyon is released.

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1986-Lucasfilm Howard the Duck starring Lea Thompson and Jeffrey Jones is released.

1990-Television special Ducktales Movie Special airs.

1997-Coronado Springs a moderate resort opens in Walt Disney World.

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Maya Grill opens at Coronado Springs.

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Pepper Market opens at Coronado Springs.

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1999-Final episode of Smart Guy airs on WB.

2008-Touchstone film Swing Vote starring Kevin Costner, Kelsey Grammar, Dennis Hopper, Nathan Lane, Stanley Tucci, George Lopez and Judge Reinhold is released.

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2014-Film Guardians of the Galaxy is released.

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This Day in Disney History May 6th

1916-Disney Legend Adriana Caselotti, voice of Snow White, is born.

1938-Mickey Mouse cartoon Mickey’s Trailer is released.

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1984-Disney Channel premiere film Gone Are the Days airs.

1985-Disney Channel series Dumbo’s Circus is released.

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1988-Norway pavilion opens in EPCOT Center’s World Showcase.

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Norway pavilion store Fjording opens in EPCOT Center’s World Showcase.

Norway pavilion restaurant Akershus opens in EPCOT Center’s World Showcase.

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Norway pavilion restaurant Kringla Bakeri Og Kafe opens in EPCOT Center’s World Showcase Tour.

1989-Disney Channel series Teen Win, Lose or Draw premieres.

1990-Television show The Muppets at Walt Disney World airs.

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1991-The Walt Disney Company joins the prestigious list the Dow Jones Industrial Average.

1995-ABC original movie Freaky Friday airs.

2005-Disney Legend Joe Grant dies.

2011-Film Thor starring Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston, Anthony Hopkins, Stellan Skarsgard, Kat Dennings and Clark Gregg is released.

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Disney Channel show A.N.T. Farm airs.

Final episode of Suite Life on Deck airs.

2012-Final episode of GCB airs.

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May the Fourth Be With You in Disney History

1907-Disney Legend Cyril Edgar is born.

1944-Disney Legend Russi Taylor is born.

1949-The first Tru-Life Adventure Seal Island is released.

1977-Tomorrowland attraction Space Mountain opens in Disneyland.

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Tomorrowland attraction Starcade opens in Disneyland.

1980-Part 2 of Television show The Secret of Lost Valley airs.

Final episode of Galactica 1980 airs on ABC.

2003-Television show Tim Allen Presents: A User’s Guide to Home Improvement airs.

2007-Film Spider-Man 3 starring Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, James Franco, Topher Grace, Thomas Haden Church, JK Simmons, Bryce Dallas Howard, Rosemary Harris, Ted Raimi and Bruce Campbell is released.

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2009-Paradise Pier attraction Mickey’s Fun Wheel opens in California Adventure replacing The Sun Wheel.

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2010-Television series Detroit 1-8-7 premieres on ABC.

2012-Film The Avengers starring Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlet Johanson, Jeremy Renner, Tom Hiddleston, Clark Gregg, Samuel L Jackson, Paul Bethany and Gwyneth Paltrow is released.

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2014-Disney pushes Star Wars Day, this year it is helped out by a special episode of The Big Bang Theory and The Goldbergs that help promote the holiday.

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This Day in Disney History May 3rd

1931-Mickey Mouse cartoon The Moose Hunt is released.

1983-Television special Mickey and Donald Kidding Around airs.

1991-Hollywood film One Good Cop starring Michael Keaton is released.

1992-Television movie Day-O airs.

1996-Touchstone film Last Dance is released.

1997-Beach Club restaurant Ariel’s closes to become Hurricane Hanna’s Grille.

2002-Film Spider-Man starring Tobey Maguire, Willem Dafoe, Kirsten Dunst, James Franco, Cliff Robertson, Rosemary Harris, JK Simmons, Ted Raimi and Bruce Campbell, directed by Evil Dead director Sam Raimi is released.

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2013-Film Iron Man 3 starring Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Don Cheadle, Guy Pearce, Rebecca Hall, Jon Favreau, Paul Bethany and Miguel Ferrer is released.

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