Jan 30 - Illuminations preimers at EPCOT in 1988. Over the years, the show has been updated and revised.
Jan 31 - Rescued coal miners are the honorary Grand Marshals of Walt Disney World in 2011. The Chilean coal miners were trapped underground for 69 days. All 33 of them were rescued. Disney sponsored a well-deserved week long vacation for the survivors, rescuers, and their families. Wearing hard hats with Mickey ears and holding the Chile flag, the survivors took part in a parade.
Feb 1 - Mulan II is released to DVD in 2005. The direct to DVD sequel received mixed reviews and added to the infamous reputation of Disney sequels.
Feb 2 - Roy announces EPCOT in 1967. Shortly after his brother's passing, Roy O. Disney announced plans for EPCOT with a short film.
Feb 3- A day for premiers! Pinocchio is released to Sweden in 1941. The Three Caballeros is released to American theaters in 1945. The film helped to strengthen Brazil's relationship with America during WWII. Exactly 56 years later, The House of Mouse released the episode, The Three Caballeros to honor the movie.