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Mickey Mouse is a cartoon character created in 1928 by Walt Disney and Ub Iwerks at The Walt Disney Studio.

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Mickey is an anthropomorphic black mouse and typically wears red shorts, large yellow shoes, and white gloves.

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He is one of the most recognizable cartoon characters in the world and is the mascot of The Walt Disney Company.

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Mickey debuted in November 1928 in the animated cartoon Steamboat Willie after initially appearing in test screenings earlier that year.

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He went on to appear in over 130 films including The Band Concert (1935), Brave Little Tailor (1938), and Fantasia (1940).

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Mickey appeared primarily in short films, but also in a few feature-length films.

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Nine of Mickey's cartoons were nominated for the Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film, one of which, Lend a Paw, won the award in 1942.

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In 1978, Mickey became the first cartoon character to have a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

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Beginning 1930, Mickey has also been featured extensively as a comic strip character.

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His self-titled newspaper strip, drawn primarily by Floyd Gottfredson, ran for 45 years.

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Mickey has also appeared in comic books and in television series such as The Mickey Mouse Club (1955â€"1996) and others.

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He also appears in other media such as video games as well as merchandising, and is a meetable character at the Disney parks.

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He is a meetable character at the Disney parks.

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Mickey typically appears alongside his girlfriend Minnie Mouse, his pet dog Pluto, his friends Horace Horsecollar, Donald Duck, and Goofy, and his nemesis Pete among others.

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Originally characterized as a mischievous anti hero, Mickey's increasing popularity led to his being rebranded as an everyman, usually seen as an ever cheerful, yet shy role model.

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In 2009, Disney announced that they will begin to rebrand the character again by putting less emphasis on his pleasant, cheerful side and reintroducing the more mischievous and adventurous sides of his personality, starting with the video game Epic Mickey.

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