Mickey Mouse or Mickey Mouse in the English language is a cartoon character who became an icon for The Walt Disney Company, which was created by Ub Iwerks in the 1920s. Mickey Mouse has evolved from an animated character into one of the famous symbols in the world. In some early Mickey cartoons, his voice filled by Walt Disney himself.
Mickey as an icon
Character Mickey Mouse became a symbol of American culture, especially in the U.S. spread to different parts of the world and a symbol of joy. Miki became the symbol of The Walt Disney Company and Walt Disney own self as expressed by Walt's wife, Lillian. Mickey and Walt grew together and became a mirror of their personality. U.S. 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." (Mickey Mouse is a symbol of goodness beyond all language and culture. When one sees Mickey, he saw the joy). Silhouette of Mickey's head that consists of a large circle as the "head" and two small circles as the "ear" became the logo for the company under the auspices of The Walt Disney
Creation and debut
Originally, Mickey was created as a substitute for Oswald the Lucky Rabbit created by Walt Disney and Ub Iwerks for Charles Mintz of Universal Studios, but they were fired when asked for a higher budget for the popular Oswald and Oswald has since drawn by others.
For sustainability company, Walt had to find new characters and the idea of Mickey Mouse came when Walt was on the train. Name the character before named Mickey is Mortimer but his wife, Lillian Disney, less like it. Now, the name Mortimer Mouse is used for characters in fighting the enemy Mini Mickey Mouse.
Mickey and Minnie Mouse appeared for the first time in Plane Crazy was released on May 15, 1928 Company, which bears the name Disney. This figure also appears subtly in
1970s - present
On November 18, 1978, coinciding with the anniversary of Mickey to 50, he became the first cartoon character to get a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, precisely in 6925 Hollywood Boulevard. In 1988, for the first time Mickey appeared with Bugs Bunny in Who Framed Roger Rabbit. Bugs Bunny is one of the competitors from the Warner Bros. Miki. in the film, both have the time came to exactly the same. The film also became a historic event in the world of cinema.
Television programs featuring Mickey in this period was the Mickey Mouse Works and Disney's House of Mouse Mickey while several films in recent years include Mickey's Christmas Carol (1983), Runaway Brain (1995), and The Three Musketeers and Mickey's Twice Upon a Christmas (2004).
Miki also took part in the video game Kingdom Hearts claim, Disney Interactive, Square Enix and the Disney court king with a queen Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck as a magician, and Goofy as the head of the palace guard. In the first game, Mickey appeared not too much, but in the sequel Kingdom Hearts: Chain of Memories for Game Boy Advance, Miki has emerged and is expected to play a greater role in Kingdom Hearts II.
In the early days, the voice of Mickey filled by Walt Disney himself, a task that he was proud, but in 1947, Walt became too busy and the task handed over to Jim MacDonald, a veteran actor and musician Disney. Jim filled Disney voice reached his retirement in the mid-1970s and in 1983, he was replaced by Wayne Allwine who started doing voice-overs from Mickey's Christmas Carol, even until his death in 2009. By coincidence, Wayne was married to Russi Taylor, the voice of Minnie Mouse.
Furthermore, after the election in 2009, Bret Iwan was elected the new voice for this character. He also promoted Disney Cruise Line and performances on ice, Disney on Ice: Celebrations!. Iwan Bret first time this character's voice filling the Mickey Mouse Clubhouse show.
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