Walt Disney/Disney World

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Walt Elias Disney is born

December 5, 1901

Walt opens Disneyland in California

July 17,1955

Walt Disney began buying land in Orlando, Florida for Disney World.

1964

Walt passes away from Lung Cancer

December 15, 1966

Magic Kingdom opens in Disney World

1971

Epcot is added

1982

Hollywood Studios and the water parks are added

1989

The newest park, Animal Kingdom opens

1998