The official birthday of Mickey Mouse is unknown and moreover, it is not entirely clear who his parents were.
According to one version, Mickey was the first to draw Walt Disney, the second – his friend and colleague Ab Iverks. Quite often, in the biographies of Mickey it is indicated that he is the fruit of the joint work of Disney and Iverks. However, the name of his godmother is known for sure – initially Disney called the mouse Mortimer, but his wife advised changing the name to Mickey (there are also a lot of versions of why this was done). Continue reading
In honor of the anniversary of the most famous mouse in the world, we tell how he was born, how he took his first steps and how one of the largest entertainment corporations of our time began.
In 1934, the composer Cole Porter wrote the song “You’re the Top” (now it could be translated as “You Cosmos, Baby”). A man and a woman praise each other, comparing them with the Louvre, Mona Lisa, the Coliseum, the Nile River, Shakespeare’s sonnets, Strauss symphonies and … Mickey Mouse. The Walt Disney mouse was only six years old, but it was already clear that this big-eared fellow would go far.
Mouse was born
Where exactly was Mickey Mouse born? They say in a train somewhere between Chicago and Los Angeles, in which Continue reading
Zigzag McQuack (English Lunchpad McQuack) – personal pilot and driver of Scrooge McDuck.
Zigzag wears a flying suit, which includes: a brown leather jacket with fur in the hood, sand-colored pants with large pockets on the sides. A brown hat is always worn on the head. He also has black boots and a swamp shirt with an orange tie on it.
Zigzag has red hair / feathers.
The main qualities of the Zigzag are devotion and frivolity. He is very dedicated to the Scrooge McDuck he works for. He is also very inattentive: it is inattention that is the cause of all his accidents. He is gullible, it is easy to deceive him. And he is quite impressionable, because after watching a horror movie he can perceive his friends as negative characters in this film. Nevertheless, Zigzag is very kind and knows how to value friendship. Continue reading