Mickey Mouse

About Mickey Mouse

Mickey Mouse is a funny animal cartoon character and the official mascot of The Walt Disney Company. He was created by Walt Disney and Ub Iwerks at the Walt Disney Studios in 1928.

  • Always recognizable

    Always recognizable

    Mickey wears red shorts, large yellow shoes, and white gloves. Mickey has become one of the world's most recognizable characters.

  • Since 1930

    Since 1930

    Beginning in 1930, Mickey has also been featured extensively as a comic strip character. His self-titled newspaper strip, drawn primarily by Floyd Gottfredson, ran for 45 years.

  • Lifestyle brand

    Lifestyle brand

    Disney Consumer Products will continue to build Mickey as a stand alone lifestyle brand by leveraging his existing foothold in fashion and extending the merchandise line to all categories, enhancing consumer connection.

  • Mickey and his friends

    Mickey and his friends

    Mickey generally appears alongside his girlfriend Minnie Mouse, his pet dog Pluto, his friends Donald Duck and Goofy.

  • Funny Trailer

    Funny Trailer

    Picnic Time
  • The voice

    The voice

    A large part of Mickey's screen persona is his famously shy, falsetto voice. In the beginning Mickey was voiced by Walt Disney himself, a task in which Disney took great personal pride.