This Day in History: DONALD DUCK DEBUTS IN THE LITTLE WISE HEN (1934)

Donald Duck Debuts in The Little Wise Hen (1934)

Clad in his signature sailor shirt and cap, the perennially pants-less cartoon character Donald Duck made his debut in Disney‘s The Wise Little Hen. His comically short temper and distinct voice quickly endeared him to audiences, and he became a regular character in Mickey Mouse cartoons. Donald remains quite popular in Scandinavia, as evidenced by the Christmas Eve tradition of watching a TV special featuring him. What Academy Award-winning 1943 cartoon showed Donald saluting HitlerMore… Discuss

2 responses to “This Day in History: DONALD DUCK DEBUTS IN THE LITTLE WISE HEN (1934)

  1. JK Bevill - Lost Creek Publishing

    Reblogged this on lost creek publishing and commented:
    Wonderful!

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