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Roy O. Disney (1893–1971)

Roy O. Disney was an American businessman, becoming the partner and co-founder, along with his younger brother Walt Disney, of Walt Disney Productions, since renamed The Walt Disney Company. While Walt was the creative man, Roy was the one who made sure the company was financially stable. Roy and Walt both founded Disney Studios as brothers, but ... See full bio »

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Hide Hide Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (6 credits)
 1924 Alice Hunting in Africa (Short) (camera operator - uncredited)
 1924 Alice and the Dog Catcher (Short) (camera operator - uncredited)
 1924 Alice's Fishy Story (Short) (camera operator - uncredited)
 1924 Alice's Wild West Show (Short) (camera operator - uncredited)
 1924 Alice's Spooky Adventure (Short) (camera operator - uncredited)
 1924 Alice's Day at Sea (Short) (camera operator - uncredited)
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 1928 Steamboat Willie (Short) (producer - uncredited)
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 1971 The Grand Opening of Walt Disney World (TV Movie documentary)
 1960 Gala Day at Disneyland (Short)
 1932 Hollywood: City of Celluloid (Documentary short)
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 2021 Behind the Attraction (TV Series documentary)
- Hall of Presidents (2021) ... Self
- Trains, Trams, and Monorails (2021) ... Self
- Disneyland Hotel (2021) ... Self
 2017 American Masters (TV Series documentary)
- Tyrus (2017) ... Self (uncredited)
 2005 From Kansas City to Hollywood (Video documentary short)
Self (uncredited)
 2003 The Making of '20000 Leagues Under the Sea' (Video documentary)
 2001 The Wonderful World of Disney (TV Series)
- Walt: The Man Behind the Myth (2001) ... Self
 1996 The Walt Disney World Explorer (Video Game)
Self (uncredited)
 1983 Walt Disney World EPCOT Center: A Souvenir Program (Video documentary)
Self (uncredited)
 1981 Florida's Disney Decade (TV Special)
Self - Chairman of the Board Walt Disney Productions 1964-71
 1973 The Walt Disney Story (Documentary short)
Self (Walt's brother)

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5' 8" (1.73 m)


Edna Disney  (his death)  (1 child)


Roy Edward Disney


Elias Disney

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The third of five siblings, he was the only one whose birthday was not in December. Ironically, he died that month in 1971. See more »

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