The first duck that every 80s and 90s kid was introduced to was none other than Donald Duck. Maker, Walt Disney, had a special place in his heart for the naughty duck who brew up trouble at the first chance. The eccentric character of Donald was meant to touch the hearts of every child who dared to be different. Now that the quacking cartoon has entertained us for 85 years, we bet you will be surprised by these facts about Donald Duck :
1. Donald Duck’s on-screen age is 85 years old, he first appeared on screen on 9th June in 1934.
2. His first feature film was “The Little Red Hen”.
3. Donald Duck’s first best friend was a lazy cartoon character called Peter Pig.
4. According to Disney though, Donald was born March 13th in 1914.
5. He even has a middle name, a first for any Disney character.
6. Donald Duck has a Twin Sister too, who is an astronaut.
7. Oh, he is closely related to Scrooge McDuck as well.
8. Finally, Donald Duck was supposed to be partially colorblind.