This Day in History

This Day in Disney History June 3rd

1928-Disney Legend Harold P “Harry” Archinal is born.

1949-Donald Duck cartoon Winter Storage is released.

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1960-Main Street USA restaurant Puffin Bakery closes at Disneyland.

1989-Disney Channel premiere film Looking for Miracles airs.

1994-Touchstone film Renaissance Man starring Danny DeVito, Cliff Robertson and Mark Whalberg is released.

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1996-Gameshow Debt airs on Lifetime.

2001-3rd run of Disney Channel series Bug Juice airs.

2006-Final episode of The Buzz on Maggie airs.

2010-Disney Legend Rue McClanahan dies.

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2011-Disney Legend Wally Boag dies.

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Film X-Men First Class starring James MacAvoy,Michael Fassbender, Rose Byrne, Jeniffer Lawrence, January Jones, Nicholas Hoult and Hugh Jackman is released.

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New Orleans Square store Mademoiselle Antionette’s Parfumerie opens in Disneyland.

Tomorrowland attraction Star Tours II-the Adventures Continue opens in Disneyland.

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Paradise Pier Attraction The Little Mermaid-Ariel’s Undersea Adventure opens in California Adventure.

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Paradise Pier store Seaside Souvenirs opens at California Adventure, it is a rethemed Souvenir 66.

Paradise Pier restaurant Corn Dog Castle reopens at California Adventure.

2013-ABC Family series The Fosters premieres.

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This Day in Disney History November 23rd

1942-Documentary featurette South of the Border with Disney is delivered to Coordinatore of Inter-American Affairs.

1943-Donald Duck cartoon Home Defense is released.

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1951-Goofy cartoon No Smoking is released.

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1952-Disney Legend Fred Moore dies.

1969-Part 1 of Television show The Secrets of Pirate’s Inn airs.

1980-Television show The Mouseketeer Reunion airs.

1985-Final episode of Hollywood Beat airs on ABC.

1986-Television show A Thanksgiving Promise starring Lloyd, Beau and Jeff Bridges airs.

1988-Bear Country is renamed to Critter Country in Disneyland.

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Bear Country store Ursus H Major’s Wilderness Outpost is renamed Crocodile Mercantile and will be a store in Critter Country of Disneyland.

1989-Italy pavilion store Delizie Italiane opens in EPCOT Center’s World Showcase opens replacing Arcata d’Antigiani.

1994-Disney Legend Irwin Kostal dies.

Hollywood Picture A Low Down Dirty Shame is released.

Future World attraction Spaceship Earth reopens after an update in Epcot.

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1998-Polynesian restaurant Kona Cafe opens replacing Coral Isle Cafe.

2001-Final episode of Pepper Ann airs.

2011-Toy Story Toon Small Fry is released.

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Disney releases “Muppets” the highly successful and great relaunch of the series.

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This Day in Disney History November 19th

1932-The Silly Symphony Babes in the Woods is released.

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1941-Special cartoon The Thrifty Pig is delivered to the Canadian War Department.

1959-Animated series The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show premieres on ABC.

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1971-Disney’s Fort Wilderness Campground and Resort opens at Walt Disney World.

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1972-Television show Nosey, the Sweetest Skunk in the West airs.

1978-Television show Mickey’s 50 airs.

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1989-Part 1 of Television show Parent Trap Hawaiian Vacation airs.

1990-Walt Disney World resort Beach Club opens up as one of Disney’s Deluxe Resort.

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Store Atlantic Wear and Wardrobe Emporium opens at Beach Club.

Restaurant Beaches & Cream Soda Shop opens at Beach Club.

Beach Club Resort restaurant Ariel’s opens.

Beach Club resort restaurant Cape May Cafe.

1994-Main Street USA store Main Street Photo Supply Co opens in Disneyland.  It replaces the Camera Center and Carefree Corner.

1998-Television movie Max Q: Emergency Landing airs.

2000-Wonderful World of Disney movie Santa Who? starring Leslie Nielsen airs.

2004-Film National Treasure starring Nicholas Cage, Sean Bean, Jon Voight, Diane Kruger, Justin Bartha, Harvey Keitel and Christoper Plummer is released.

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Stage Show On the Record begins its run.

2013-Diane Disney Miller dies, she is the last living child of Walt and Lillian Disney.

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This Day in Disney History October 28th

1933-Mickey Mouse cartoon The Pet Store is released.

1949-Disney Legend Kay Kamen dies.

1962-Part 1 of Television show Sammy, the Way Out Seal airs.

1992-Final episode of Laurie Hill airs.

1994-Film Squanto: A Warrior’s Tale starring Adam Beach, Michael Gambon, Nathaniel Parker and Mandy Pantikan is released.

2008-Fantasyland attraction Pixie Hollow opens in Disneyland replacing Triton Gardens.

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2009-Main Street USA store Main Street Magic Shop reopens now being operated by Houdini in Disneyland.

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This Day in Disney History October 27th

1954-Television series Disneyland premieres on ABC.

First episode of the Disneyland series The Disneyland Story airs.

1963-Part 1 of Television show The Waltz King airs.

1968-Television movie Brimstone, the Amish Horse airs.

1974-Part 2 of Television show Two Against the Arctic airs.

1982-Special cartoon Fun with Mr. Future is released.

1989-Main Street USA store Disneyland Showcase opens in Disneyland, replacing Disneyland Presents: A Preview of Coming Attractions.

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1995-Hollywood picture film Powder starring Sean Patrick Flannery, Mary Steenburgen, Jeff Goldblum and Lance Henriksen is released.

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1998-Direct to Video animated film The Lion King II: Simba’s Pride is released.

2000-Film Playing Mona Lisa is released.

2015-ABC series Wicked City premieres.

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This Day in Disney History October 3rd

1927-Oswald the Lucky Rabbit cartoon The Mechanical Cow is released.

1941-Pluto cartoon Lend a Paw is released.

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1947-Mickey Mouse cartoon Mickey’s Delayed Date is released.

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1950-Sitcom Beulah premieres on ABC.

1952-Sitcom The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet premieres on ABC.

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1955-Television series Mickey Mouse Club premieres.

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1957-Sitcom The Real McCoys premieres on ABC.

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1958-Part 1 of Television show Elfego Baca: The Nine Lives of Elfego Baca airs.

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1965-Part 2 of Television show The Adventures of Gallegher: The Big Swindle airs.

1967-Disney Legend and original voice of Goofy Pinto Colvig dies.

1971-Part 2 of Hacksaw airs.

Fantasyland attraction Peter Pan’s Flight opens at Magic Kingdom.

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1986-Touchstone film Tough Guys starring Burt Lancaster, Kirk Douglas and Dana Carvey is released.

1993-Comunicore attraction Expo Robotics closes at EPCOT Center’s Future World.

1996-Marketplace store World of Disney opens in Downtown Disney.

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Restaurant Flying Fish Cafe opens at Boardwalk Inn.

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1999-Disney Channel original movie Don’t Look Under the Bed airs.

Wonderful World of Disney movie H-E Double Hockey Sticks airs.

2004-ABC Series Desperate Housewives airs.

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Television series Boston Legal premieres on ABC.

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2007-Television series Pushing Daisies premieres on ABC.

2008-Movie Beverly Hills Chihuahua is released.

Animated series Star Wars: The Clone Wars premieres.

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Main Street USA store Fortuosity opens in Disneyland replacing New Century Timepieces.

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2010-Disney Channel series Jonas LA airs final episode.

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This Day in Disney History September 15th

1925-Alice comedy Alice the Jail Bird is released.

1944-Animated Short How to Play Football starring Goofy is released.

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1949-Television series The Lone Ranger premieres on ABC.

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1958-Tomorrowland attraction Viewliner closes at Disneyland.

1963-Disney Legend Oliver Wallace dies.

1964-Television series Peyton Place premieres on ABC.

1965-Television series The Big Valley premieres on ABC.

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1981-Disney/Paramount film Popeye is released the second time by Disney.

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1984-Circle Vision film American Journeys begins its run as an attraction in Tomorrowland of Magic Kingdom.

Animated television series Muppet Babies airs.

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1986-Tomorrowland Store Character Shop closes in Disneyland.

1991-NBC series Pacific Station airs.

1995-Hollywood Picture film Unstrung Heroes starring Andie McDowell and Michael Richards is released.

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Talk show The Stephanie Miller Show premieres.

1996-Television series Brotherly Love begins its run on WB.

Television series Land’s End airs its final episode.

Universe of Energy attraction Ellen’s Energy Adventure opens in Epcot’s Future World.

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1997-New land of Downtown Disney called West Side opens at Walt Disney World.

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2000-Hollywood Picture film Duets is released.

2001-Playhouse Disney series Stanley premieres.

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2004-The Haunted Mansion premieres Holiday Nightmare at Tokyo Disneyland.

Broadway musical Mary Poppins premieres.

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2006-Final episode of The Tony Danza show airs.

2015-Nighttime show at the Magic Kingdom entitled Hocus Pocus Villian Spectacular premieres during Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Party.

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