Facts about Disney

Just For Fun

By Jumaana Ashraf , Class 7, Shantiniketan Trust School, Mico Layout, Bangalore

1. "Mortimer Mouse” was the original name of Mickey Mouse before Walt Disney’s wife, Lillian, convinced him to change it.

2. Walt Disney was the original voice behind Mickey Mouse.

3. Russel from "UP” is modelled after a PIXAR employee.

4. Mickey Mouse first spoken words were "HOT DOG!” in the 1929 cartoon "Karnival Kid”.

5. Princess Aurora is the quietist Disney Princess with only 18 lines of dialogue.

6. The Queen from Snow White as a name, and it is Queen Grimhilde.

7. Employees at Disneyland that play Mickey Mouse, have to go through a specialized autograph training session.

8. Merinda is the only Disney Princess with brothers.

9. Mulan and Tiana are left handed.

10. Belle was the only person in her village who wears the colour Blue.


Jumaana Ashraf Shantiniketan Trust School, Mico Layout