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Walt Disney

An American entertainer and businessman. In 1923, he co-founded an animation studio with his brother, Roy. The company expanded to other media, including film, television and theme parks. Disney created Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck and other iconic fictional characters. The Walt Disney Company (as the studio was renamed) became a hugely successful corporation. Disney lived from 1901 to 1966.
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The more we thought about becoming part of Disney and being able to make our films without being two independent companies with two independent agendas and being able to leverage those assets through Disney's incredible array of distribution channels,'' Jobs said.
District Court for the Northern District of California on behalf of Walt Disney Productions.
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