Mickey Mouse celebrates 87th Birthday!


Happy Birthday Mickey Mouse  -Today we celebrate the Birthday of None other than everybody’s favorite “Mickey Mouse”. One of the most adored funny characters’ from the world of cartoon turns 87-years-old today. It has been the official Mascot of the Walt Disney Company. spreading love and laughter across ages, this character is everyone’s favorite even in today’s times.

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The Most loved ‘Mouse’ in the world turns 87.

“When people laugh at Mickey Mouse, it’s because he’s so human; and that is the secret of his popularity. I only hope that we don’t lose sight of one thing — that it was all started by a mouse” – Walt Disney. 

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The character’s creator- Walt Disney

A replacement to ‘Oswalt The Lucky Rabbit’ Walt Disney and Ub Iwerks created this animated anthropomorphic mouse which estimates as standing 2ft. 3 in. (63 cm) and weighing 23 pounds (10kg) in the year 1928.

Red shorts, white gloves, large yellow shoes and big round ears mark the character’s recognization. Innocence is his nature, often getting himself and his friends – Donald Duck, Goofy, and Minnie into troubles resulting from their mischief but at the same time, he can easily get himself out of any quagmire, giving belly laughter to not just kids but adults as well.

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Best Friends for entertainment

Happy Birthday Mickey Mouse:

A Fun fact: Origin of Mickey Mouse- the name and his well-known structure today,  underwent a lot of transformation ever since its release. Earlier, Walt Disney named this character as ‘Mortimer Mouse’. While, Lillian Disney, Walt Disney’s wife, was not content with this name, she believed this name sounded too imperious and hence, suggested the name, Mickey.


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The rivals in act Mortimer and Mickey


While He did not let the name go wasted, years later when Disney studios started working on a new short, the name Mortimer was put to use for an antagonistic rival of His, for his love interest Minnie.Mortimer was always portrayed in the cartoon “Mickey’s Rival”.

[quote_box_center]Lillian Disney once said, that over the years, Mickey and Walt grew together and were mirrors of each other’s personality. They both started off mischievous and cheeky, but as they grew older preferred to step out of the spotlight and observe others work their magic. President Jimmy Carter once said; “Mickey Mouse is the symbol of goodwill, surpassing all languages and cultures. When one sees Mickey Mouse, they see happiness”.[/quote_box_center]

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Stars from B’town are wishing this ambrosial character from everyone’s childhood many wishes on his Birthday. While Abhishek Bachchan wore rappers cap to convey his birthday wishes, Akshay Kumar and Sunidhi Chauhan sang for him. Alia Bhatt, Shahid Kapoor, Varun Dhawan, Shraddha Kapoor, Ajay Devgn, Riteish Deshmukh, Farah Khan, Anushka Sharma, Imran Khan, Kangana Ranaut, Sunil Grover, Kapil Sharma,

We wish him a very Happy Birthday and many more birthday’s with lots of entertainment and innocence to all!


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