FLOR500, Garden 276 Roy Disney, Builder of Walt Disney World (1893–1971) Stepping in after his brother’s death, Roy Disney postponed retirement to ensure that Walt’s dream and vision would become a reality in Florida. Roy supervised the Disney businesses for over 31 years and oversaw the planning and construction of the Florida resort. In 1971, he dedicated the opening of Walt Disney World to his brother, weeks before his own death.
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Roy Disney, Builder of Walt Disney World 

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Roy Disney, Builder of Walt Disney World 

(1893–1971)

Stepping in after his brother’s death, Roy Disney postponed retirement to ensure that Walt’s dream and vision would become a reality in Florida. Roy supervised the Disney businesses for over 31 years and oversaw the planning and construction of the Florida resort. In 1971, he dedicated the opening of Walt Disney World to his brother, weeks before his own death.





 




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