Yo, one of the most iconic cartoon characters ever created. Mickey Mouse is the official mascot of The Walt Disney Company. Duh, He was created by Walt Disney and his partner Ub Iwerks in 1928. If you enjoyed it chill out and leave a Like!
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We all know that Mickey officially debuted with the short film Steamboat Willie (1928), one of the first sound cartoons. He wasn't just some flash in the pan. Nope, this boy went on to appear in over 130 films. Damn, that's a lot. Well in this video I'll be listing off the Top Five Facts about Mickey Mouse that you may or may not know. Got a fact I didn't mention? Leave it down below!
As we all know Mickey Mouse is well a mouse, but not just any mouse. He's a huge rat standing at 2 ft. 3 inches tall and estimated to weigh approximately 23 pounds! Whew...If I saw that in my house I'd freak the hell out.
Did you happen to know that Mickey Mouse only has four fingers, but did you know there are two reasons behind it? The first was that Disney believed five fingers were too many for a mouse. Hmm...I guess, but wearing clothes is fine though. The second was to save the company money! Yup, Old Walt was too cheap to animate an extra finger.
Listen to this "Hidden Mickeys" started as a joke between Walt Disney and other Imagineers. But word quickly spread and now people have made a game out of searching for Hidden Mickeys in Disney movies and all of the parks. Can you find all the Hidden Mickeys?
Back at some hut in Missouri while developing his character. Originally, Walt Disney wanted to name Mickey "Mortimer." But Walt's wife, Lillian, convinced him to change it to "Mickey." Thank god she was there...Mortimer is a horrible name. However, Mortimer ended up being the name of a new character — Mickey's rival. "Hot-Cha-Cha."
Like I mentioned earlier Mickey …