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20 Secret Facts about Disney Movie Characters

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Oswald

One of Walt Disney’s first animated characters was Oswald the Lucky Rabbit. Unfortunately, Walt lost the rights to Oswald in a contract dispute. He came up with an idea to create another character, and retain rights to it. He and animator Ub Iwerks would go on to develop a new cartoon in secret, starring a new character which would soon become the most successful and popular cartoon character in film history, Mickey Mouse!




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