Looney Tunes composer Carl Stalling born
Lion King lyricist Tim Rice born
1950- Paramount's "Mice Meeting You" The first Herman and Katnip cartoon.
1953- Disney’s short “ Toot Whistle, Plunk and Boom” released.
1969- The children’s education show SESAME STREET premiered on PBS TV. The world is introduced to Bert & Ernie, Cookie Monster, Grover, Big Bird and Mr Hooper.