Walt Disney did not survive to see the opening of the first Walt Disney Worldtheme park, the Magic Kingdom, so Roy O. Disney saw to the final preparations. Before the park was completed, Roy decided to put his brother's name on it. He said, "It's going to be Walt Disney World, so people will always know that this was Walt's dream." On the day he died, Roy was due to speak at the DisneylandChristmas parade.
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