15 Things You Probably Don't Know About Mickey Mouse

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14. Mickey’s Marketing

Perhaps the real genius behind Mickey Mouse’s success has been the successful branding and marketing that began almost immediately after his initial acclaim. The first Mickey product was a writing tablet. Today Disney officials claim that 98% of children ages 3-11 worldwide know who he is. This is probably because Mickey-related merchandise makes up 40% of product revenues.

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