1933: Mickey Mouse’s Fifth Birthday Testimonial Party

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September 30th, 1933

Mickey Mouse’s Fifth Birthday Testimonial Party

Mickey Mouse Fifth Birthday PartyJoe Penner and his wife, Olga Baclanova, Bela Lugosi, unidentified woman and Paul Garrits

On September 30th, 1933 Bela attended a testimonial party to celebrate the fifth birthday of Mickey Mouse at an unknown Hollywood restaurant.  The speakers included Charlie Chaplin, Mary Pickford, and Will Rogers. In a 1935 Imperial-Cameo Pictures questionnaire, Bela listed his favourite actor as Mickey Mouse.