If you had tears in your eyes during the Super Bowl commercials yesterday, you are not alone; from the lifelong journey with a dog that had us all reaching for tissues to the Disney montage that made us warm and fuzzy inside.
Disney is able to capture such raw emotions in no other multimedia conglomerate, and from films and shows that inspire us to those that make us appreciate our pals and loved ones, there's something for everyone. As we all gather to pay tribute to the visionaries, the milestone is being commemorated.
Every cast member in the Disney Universe has a role in bringing happiness and belonging to children and adults everywhere, from Walt Disney himself to the cast members who make dreams come true for fans around the world.
If you've ever visited a Disney park or witnessed a packed house of eager moviegoers on a release night of a hugely anticipated film, you'll know the butterflies in your stomach that accompany the excitement.
If you've ever cried down Main Street or used your Twizzlers to dry your tears during a Marvel movie, you're one of us; those who have never let go of the wonder of Disney, those who remember that it all began with a mouse. Here's to the dreamers, the dream makers, and those who fuel their day with a pinch of pixie dust.