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September 7, 2011

Donald Duck
Donald Duck is the short tempered, yet beloved member of the Fab Five. Donald has been in several projects over the years since he first appeared in 'The Wise Little Hen' in 1934. He has been seen in animated films such as Mickey's Once Upon a Christmas, Mickey's House of Villains, Mickey's Twice Upon a Christmas, Saludos Amigos, Melody Time, The Three Caballeros, and Mickey Donald and Goofy: The Three Musketeers, television shows such as House of Mouse, Quack Pack, Duck Tales, Mickey Mouse Club, Have a Laugh!, Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, and Mickey Mouse Works. 

He has even appeared in video games such as the Kingdom Hearts series, Quackshot, Goin' Quackers, Maui Mallard in Cold Shadow, The Lucky Dime Caper, The Magical Quest series, Kinect Disneyland Adventures, and Deep Duck Trouble. He has also made cameos in Bonkers, James and the Giant Peach, and A Goofy Movie to go along with various comic books, and other merchandise. Donald can also be found in various Disney vintage cartoons and also in Walt Disney Treasure: The Chronological Donald volumes 1-4 DVD's.

Donald has had many homes over the years. He has lived in Hollywood, Mickey's Toontown, Duckburg, and Disney Castle. Donald has many family members that consist of Quackmore, Hortense, Huey, Dewey and Louie, Della, Fethry, Fred, Gus Goose, Gladstone Gander, Ludwig Von Drake, Rumpus McFowl, and Scrooge McDuck. His allies are the fab five, Daisy, his family, Jose Carioca, and Panchito Pistoles. Enemies include Pete, Chip 'n' Dale, and many other Disney villains. 

Donald has had many outfits over the years but the one people always think of is the classic blue sailor suit, either a black or red bow-tie, gold or white trim, and a blue hat with black trim and a black tassel.

Donald Duck was created by Walt Disney, and over the years has been drawn by Carl Barks, Don Rosa and Al Taliaferro. Over the years Donald has been voiced by Clarence Nash who voiced Donald from 1934 until he passed in 1985. His voice acting was then taken over by Ton Anselmo who has voiced Donald since. 

Donald Duck has been found in Disney Theme Parks for years in everything from attractions, shows, fireworks and as a meet and greet character. Today Donald was be found as a meet and greet character every Disney park around the world, he can also be see in Mickey's Philharmagic at WDW, Hong Kong Disneyland, and Tokyo Disneyland, My Friend Duffy at Tokyo DisneySea, Dream Along with Mickey in WDW, and Fantasmic in both Disneyland and WDW.

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