Winnie the Pooh in history

August 31, 2008

This week celebrates many anniversaries in the history of Pooh and Disney.

In the year 1919, actor Howard Morris who lent his voice for Pooh character Gopher in the Winnie the Pooh features was born in New York City.

In the year 2000, the latest attraction to Tokyo Disneyland, Pooh's Hunny Hunt is opened.

In 2005, Pooh's Playful Spot, enveloping the Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea Lagoon, opens in WDW's Magic Kingdom.