22 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Walt Disney

Walter Elias Disney was born on December 5th, 1901 and went on to lead a life of creativity and inspiration that made him and his mouse a household name. The life of the world’s most famous animation tycoon includes humble beginnings, hardships, and immeasurable successes—his beloved characters are known the world over—but how much do you know about Disney himself?

Here are 22 things you probably didn’t know about the great Walt Disney.