Dr. Seuss vs Walt Disney

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Writer, Cartoonist
Net worth 2018
$5 Billion
Writers
Industry
Voice Actors
Springfield, Massachusetts, U.S.
Residence
Chicago
United States
Country
United States
02/03/1904
BirthDay
05/12/1901
September 24, 1991
Died On
December 15, 1966
Education
Benton Grammar School, Kansas City Art Institute, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
NET WORTH STATISTIC
TIMELINE
2012

The book was named one of the ‘Top 100 Picture Books’ of all time in a 2012 poll by School Library Journal

1991

He breathed his last on September 24, 1991 due to throat cancer

1968

Following his wife’s death, he married Audrey Stone Dimond on June 21, 1968

1967

On October 23, 1967, Palmer committed suicide, tired of her illness and the emotional turmoil caused by Geisel’s extra marital affair with Audrey Stone Dimond

1954

Year 1954 was a revolutionary one and one marked with important milestones

1953

In 1953, the musical and fantasy film ‘The 5,000 Fingers of Dr

1942

In 1942, since he was too old to be drafted for World War II, he took up the profile of a commander at the Animation Department of the First Motion Picture Unit of the United States Army Air Force

1937

In 1937, he sculpted Marine Muggs and designed a flag for the Seuss Navy

1934

In 1934, he produced a 30-page booklet titled ‘Secrets of the Deep’

1927

His first ever printed work for Judge appeared in the October 22, 1927 issue

1925

He then enrolled at the Dartmouth College and graduated from the same in 1925

1921

He attained his preliminary education from Springfield Central High School, graduating from the same in 1921

1955

After five years of immense planning, projecting, fund raising and execution, the grand opening of Disneyland Theme Park took place on July 17, 1955

1950

The first to release was ‘Cinderella’ in 1950, which was followed by ‘Alice in Wonderland’, ‘Peter Pan’, ‘Treasure Island’, ‘Lady in the Tramp’, ‘Sleeping Beauty’ and ‘101 Dalmatians’

1939

Simultaneously, the short staff continued to work on the characters of Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck, Goofy, and Pluto cartoon seriesIn 1939, he opened the Walt Disney Studios in Burbank

1938

The film was a blockbuster at the box office and went on to become the most successful film of 1938

1935

In 1935, he created history by launching ‘Flowers and Trees’, then one of the most popular cartoon shorts, in color

1934

After a successful training schedule, his high-profile leap of a feature film titled, ‘Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs’, went into production in 1934

1933

In 1933, he created his most memorable cartoon short, ‘The Three Little Pigs’

1929

In 1929, he released a series of musical shorts, titled ‘Silly Symphonies’, which featured Mickey’s friends, Donald Duck, Goofy, Pluto and Mickey’s girlfriend Minnie Mouse

1928

The dream-run for Disney ended in 1928 when he realized that Universal Pictures had bought the trademark for Oswald and that most of his creative designers, except Iwerk, had forsaken him for the Universal Pictures

1925

In 1925, he recruited ink-and-paint artist Lillian Bound, little knowing then that the two would become lifelong partners

1923

However, financial debt caused the closure of the studio in 1923

1920

In 1920, he found employment with Kansas City Film Ad Company

1919

Moving back to Kansas City in 1919, started working at the Pesmen-Rubin Art Studio, as ad-writer

1917

Moving to Chicago in 1917, he enrolled himself at the McKinley High School

1911

The family moved to Kansas City in 1911 where he received his early education

20

Most of the cartoon characters that we reckon today, Micky Mouse, Donald Duck, Goofy, and so on are the brain-child of this international icon, who became a major figure in the American animation industry in 20th century