7 Inspiring Facts About Walt Disney’s Life and Legacy

By Lindsay Brookshier

When it comes to Walt Disney’s legacy, especially for us Disneyland fans, we often associate him with trademarks around the park. For instance, we know that the Pirates of the Caribbean attraction was the last one that he personally oversaw before his passing. Or when we begin our walk down Main Street, U.S.A. we can glance up to see the lantern, still lit in his memory, in the window of his apartment that he stayed at when he worked on his many projects at the park.

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Walt Disney led a fascinating life and many of the facts that surround his legacy are inspiring. Here are seven facts about Walt Disney’s life and legacy that will inspire you to live your dreams.

1. He Came From a Modest Family

Walt Disney was one of five children and grew up …read more

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