Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Animation Fun Facts for Nov 12, 2014

Birthdays: Auguste Rodin, Dr. Sun Yat Sen,  Bahi-ullah 1817 founder of the Bahii faith, Elizabeth Cadie -Stanton, Cecil B. DeMille, Grace Kelly, Edward G. Robinson, Jack Oakie, Kim Hunter, animator Shamus Culhane, Charles Manson, Neil Young, Edvard Munch, Nadia Comenici, Tanya Harding, Wally Shaw, Megan Mullally is 56, Anne Hathaway is 32, Ryan Gosling is 34,  animator David Brain.

1933- Hugh Gray of the British Aluminum Company takes the first photographs of what he claimed was a monster in Loch Ness. He would be the first of many to have claimed to have seen Nessie.

1946- Disney's "Song of the South" with James Baskett as Uncle Remus. Despite some magnificent animation and the hit song Zippity-Doo-Dah, the film's racist imagery was attacked even in it's own time, and today is ignored by Disney archivists.

1955- This is the date Marty McFly returns to in the film Back to the Future.

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