Lillian Disney

Born Feb 15, 1899

Lillian Disney was the wife of Walt Disney. She was married to him from 1925 until his death in 1966.

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1899 Birth Born on February 15, 1899.


1925 26 Years Old 1 More Event
She was married to him from 1925 until his death in 1966. … Read More
1928 29 Years Old Her film career includes work as an ink artist on the film Plane Crazy. Lillian is credited with having named her husband's most famous character, Mickey Mouse, during a train trip from New York to California in 1928. … Read More


1969 70 Years Old Lillian Disney was married to John L. Truyens from May 1969 until his death in February 1981.
1987 88 Years Old In 1987, she pledged a $50 million gift towards the construction of a new concert hall. … Read More
1997 99 Years Old Lillian Disney suffered a stroke on December 15, 1997, exactly 31 years after the death of her first husband, Walt. … Read More
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