22 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Walt Disney

Walt Disney has won more Oscars than anyone else.

Walt Disney, as a film producer, holds the record for most Oscar wins by an individual still to this day. Between the years of 1932 and 1969 he was nominated an astounding 59 times, 22 of those resulting in wins including a Best Picture award for Mary Poppins in 1965.

Additionally, he was also presented with three honorary Academy Awards, the most famous recognizing Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs as a “significant screen innovation which has charmed millions and pioneered a great new entertainment field for the motion picture cartoon.” It consisted of a regular-sized Oscar along with seven miniature Oscars.