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Encyclopedia > Diane Marie Disney
Diane Marie Disney
Born December 18, 1933 (1933-12-18) (age 74)
Spouse Ron Miller (b.1931-) (Married in 1954)
Children Christopher D. Miller (b.1954)
Joanna Miller (b.1956)
Tamara Scheer (b.1957)
Jennifer Miller-Goff (b.1960)
Walter Elias Disney Miller (b.1961)
Ronald Miller (b.1963)
Patrick Miller (b.1967)
Parents Walt Disney (1901-1966)
Lillian Disney (1899-1997)

Diane Disney Miller (born Diane Marie Disney on December 18, 1933(1933-12-18), is the only biological child of Walt Disney and his wife Lillian. She had, however, an adopted sister, Sharon Mae Disney, who was three years younger and died in 1993. is the 352nd day of the year (353rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1933 (MCMXXXIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Ron Miller can refer to three different people: Ron W. Miller is the son-in-law of Walt Disney and was CEO and president of Walt Disney Productions in the 1970s and 80s. ... For the company founded by Disney, see The Walt Disney Company. ... Lillian Marie Bounds (February 15, 1900 – December 16, 1997) was the wife of Walt Disney from 1925 until his death in 1966. ... is the 352nd day of the year (353rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1933 (MCMXXXIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... For the company founded by Disney, see The Walt Disney Company. ... Lillian Marie Bounds (February 15, 1900 – December 16, 1997) was the wife of Walt Disney from 1925 until his death in 1966. ... The Disney familys grave site. ...


Diane is a noted philanthropist. Following her father's death, she has donated nearly five million dollars to various charities within the United States.


She and husband Ronald William Miller have seven children. In the early-1970s, Diane and Ron Miller purchased a vineyard in Napa Valley, California. Since 1981, they have operated the Silverado Vineyards Winery on a tract of their Napa property. Miller was CEO of The Walt Disney Company until 1984, when Diane's cousin Roy E. Disney supported Miller's ouster in favor of Michael Eisner and Frank Wells. Ronald William Miller became president of Walt Disney Productions in 1976 and CEO in 1982. ... The 1970s decade refers to the years from 1970 to 1979, also called The Seventies. ... Napa County is in north-central California Napa Valley is most famous for its wine. ... This article is about the U.S. state. ... Year 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link displays the 1981 Gregorian calendar). ... Winery In the early 1970s, after a long-time romance with the Valley, owners Ron and Diane Miller chose to purchase land and move to Napas Stags Leap District. ... Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is the job of having the ultimate executive responsibility or authority within an organization or corporation. ... Disney redirects here. ... This article is about the year. ... Roy Edward Disney, KCSG, (born January 10, 1930) was a longtime senior executive for The Walt Disney Company, which his father Roy Oliver Disney and his uncle Walt founded. ... Michael Dammann Eisner (born March 7, 1942) was CEO of The Walt Disney Company from September 22, 1984 to September 30, 2005. ... Frank Wells was president and chief operating officer (COO) of the Walt Disney Company from 1984 until his death on April 3, 1994. ...


Diane was instrumental in pushing ahead with the Walt Disney Concert Hall in downtown Los Angeles. The project was initiated with a $50 million gift from Lillian Disney but got bogged down in wrangling over costs. Diane ensured the original design by Frank Gehry went ahead, and Walt Disney Hall finally opened in 2004. This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Lillian Marie Bounds (February 15, 1900 – December 16, 1997) was the wife of Walt Disney from 1925 until his death in 1966. ... Frank Owen Gehry, CC (born Ephraim Owen Goldberg, February 28, 1929) is a Pritzker Prize winning architect based in Los Angeles, California. ...


Diane read her father's original dedication fifty years later to the day at the birthday celebrations of Disneyland on July 17, 2005, and is currently organizing the opening of The Walt Disney Family Museum at the Presidio of San Francisco. Disneyland is a theme park that is located at 1313 South Harbor Boulevard in Anaheim, California, USA. It opened on July 17, 1955. ... is the 198th day of the year (199th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... The museum logo. ... The Parade Grounds at the Presidio of San Francisco. ...


She criticized the use of a lookalike of Mickey Mouse in a Hamas children's show called Farfur that she referred to as "pure evil."[1] Mickey Mouse is an Academy Award-winning comic animal cartoon character who has become an icon for The Walt Disney Company. ... Hamas (; acronym: , or Harakat al-Muqawama al-Islamiyya or Islamic Resistance Movement[1]) is a Palestinian Islamist[2][3] militant organization and political party. ... Tomorrows Pioneers is a weekly childrens program, shown since April 13, 2007 on the official Palestinian Hamas television station, Al-Aqsa TV. The program used a Mickey Mouse look-alike, named Farfur (or Farfour, butterfly in Arabic); the character has since been replaced by a bumblebee. ...


Animation historian Michael Barrier reports Miller in August of 2007 sent a fax to a number of executives at the Walt Disney Company, denouncing Neal Gabler's biography of Walt Disney published in 2006 Walt Disney: The Triumph of the American Imagination as "a monstrous piece of libelous junk. My parents were not the people he creates in this book, and I cannot understand why all of you who aided and abetted Gabler in writing this book, and who praise it and promote it, can do so without suffering serious qualms."[2] Michael Barrier is an American animation historian. ... Neal Gabler is a professor, journalist, author, and political commentator. ...


References

  1. ^ "Disney condemns Hamas Mickey Mouse", ITN.com, 2007-05-09, Retrieved on 2007-05-14
  2. ^ "Diane Disney Miller on Neal Gabler", Retrieved on 2007-08-29

ITN may refer to: Independent Television News In the news, a section on the Main Page of English Wikipedia This is a disambiguation page, a list of pages that otherwise might share the same title. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... is the 129th day of the year (130th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... May 14 is the 134th day of the year (135th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... is the 241st day of the year (242nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ...

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