Dumbo

The Reluctant Dragon

The Art of Skiing

Disney animators' strike, which lasted from late May to mid-September

Theatrical releases

Feature films

Shorts

Events

  • May 28 - Animators' strike, which lasted until September 15.
  • December - After the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7 leading to American entry into World War II, the US Government recruits the Disney studio to make propaganda films to assist in the war effort; bringing all content unrelated to the war effort to a halt for the next four years.

Character debuts

People

Births

1940 Timeline 1942
1941
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