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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 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 August 24th

1942-Animated film Saludos Amigos premieres in Rio de Janeiro.

1945-Pluto cartoon The Legend of Coyote Rock is released.

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1972-Sitcom My Three Sons airs its final episode on CBS, it had originally begun on ABC.

1980-Television series Those Amazing Animals premieres on ABC.

1985-The Two Hundred and Fifty Millionth guest walks through the gates of Disneyland.

1989-Backlot attraction Ewok Village opens at the entrance of Star Tours in Disney-MGM Studios now Disney’s Hollywood Studios.

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2001-Film Bubble Boy starring Jake Gyllenhal is released.

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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 May 20th

1973-Main Street USA attraction Plaza Swan Boats opens in Magic Kingdom.

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Frontierland attraction Tom Sawyer Island opens in Magic Kingdom.

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Liberty Square riverboat Richard F Irvine opens in Magic Kingdom.

1988-Lucasfilm Willow starring Val Kilmer and Warwick Davis is released.

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1989-Television special Disneyland Blast to the Past airs.

1991-Television Special The Best of Disney: 50 Years of Magic airs.

1994-Direct to Video animated film The Return of Jafar is released.

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1996-Fantasia Gardens a miniature Golf Course opens up near the Swan at Walt Disney World.

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2000-Television series Honey, I Shrunk the Kids airs its final episode.

2001-Part 1 of Anne Frank starring Ben Kingsley airs.

2003-Direct to Video film Atlantis: Milo’s Return is released.

2005-Television movie the Muppets’ Wizard of Oz airs.

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2011-Film Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides starring Johnny Depp, Penelope Cruz, Geoffrey Rush, Ian McShane, Kevin McNally, Sam Claflin and Richard Griffiths is released.

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New Orleans Square attraction Pirates of the Caribbean changes temporarily as Ian McShane’s character Blackbeard soley appears on the ride in Disneyland.

Adventureland attraction Pirates of the Caribbean also adds Blackbeard to it in the Magic Kingdom.

Backlot attraction Star Tours II The Adventure Continues opens in Disney’s Hollywood Studios.

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2013-ABC Series Motive premieres.

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This Day in Disney History May 7th

1917-Disney Legend David Tomlinson is born.

1961-Part 1 of Andrews’ Raiders entitled Secret Mission airs on television.  It is the television version of The Great Locomotive Chase.

1976-Television series Most Wanted premieres on ABC.

1988-Final episode of Spenser: For Hire airs on ABC.

Final episode of Ohara airs on ABC.

1995-Final episode of Matlock airs on ABC.

2000-Wonderful World of Disney movie Geppetto starring Drew Carey, Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Brent Spiner airs.

2007-Disney Legend Fulton Burley dies.

2010-Film Iron Man 2 starring Robert Downey Jr., Don Cheadle, Gwyneth Paltrow, Scarlett Johansson, Sam Rockwell, Mickey Rourke, Clark Gregg and Samuel L Jackson is released.

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2013-Tomorrowland attraction Star Tours The Adventure Continues opens in Tokyo Disneyland.

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