June 9, 1934 — Donald is 78 years old today


We understand today is the official date for Donald’s birthday according to his parents, the Walt Disney Company. And it is the date listed in Chase’s Calendar of Events.

We should point out, however, that there’s controversy over the date. This is discussed in the websites mentioned below. It is a good topic to discuss at your local Dull Men’s Club meetings.

Websites to visit on Donald’s birthday:



“78 — that’s something to quack about”