Walt Disney, was a very successful American entrepreneur, who was a pioneer in the animation industry. Walt Disney was always very interested in art even as a child, but it wasn’t until 1828 that he developed the character Mickey mouse, who was the start of Disney’s success and fame. Walt Disney dreamed of opening amusement parks around the world where both children and adults, a like, could have fun. This is where the creation of Disneyworld and Disneyland began. Sadly, Disney died of lung cancer, before Disneyworld could be completed.