- March 11 - Trenchcoat
- March 25 - The Sword in the Stone (limited) (re-issue)
- April 29 - Something Wicked This Way Comes
- July 15 - Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (re-issue)
- October 7 - Never Cry Wolf (limited)
- December 16 - The Rescuers (re-issue)
- March 25 - Winnie the Pooh and a Day for Eeyore
- December 16 - Mickey's Christmas Carol
- Disney's Haunted Halloween
- A Goofy Look at Valentine's Day
- Donald Duck's Cartoon Jamboree
- March 3 - The original Journey Into Imagination ride-through attraction opens at Epcot.
- April 15 - Tokyo Disneyland opens to the public.
- May 23 - Pinocchio's Daring Journey opens at Disneyland.
- May 25 - The new Fantasyland opens at Disneyland as a heavily-revamped version of the original version.
- June 4 - 18-year-old Philip Straughan of Albuquerque, New Mexico drowned in the Rivers of America while trying to pilot a rubber emergency boat from Tom Sawyer's Island that he and a friend had stolen from a "cast members only" area of the island.
- October 1 - Horizons opens at Epcot.
Home video releases
- March - The Last Flight of Noah's Ark
- April - American Heroes: Featuring Paul Bunyan and Pecos Bill
- Where The Toys Come From?
- June - Walt Disney Cartoon Classics (Volumes 1 to 2): Chip and Dale with Donald Duck and Pluto
- July - The Great Locomotive Chase and Johnny Tremain and the Sons of Liberty
- September - Walt Disney Cartoon Classics (Volumes 3 to 4): Scary Tales and Sport Goofy
- October - Tron, Tex, and Something Wicked This Way Comes
- November - Walt Disney Cartoon Classics (Volumes 5 to 6): Disney's Best of 1931-1948, and More Sport Goofy and Kidnapped
- December 27 - In Search of the Castaways and The Happiest Millionaire
- January 2 - Kate Bosworth (actress and singer)
- January 4 - Kerry Condon (actress)
- January 7 - Brett Dalton (actor)
- January 17 - Rickey Collins (actor and voice actor)
- January 19 - Hikaru Utada (singer and songwriter)
- January 24 - Rupak Ginn (actor and writer)
- January 29 - Max Goldblatt (actor, writer, and director)
- February 23 -
- February 27 - Kate Mara (actress)
- March 1 - Lupita Nyong'o (actress and director)
- March 10 -
- March 28 - Natalie Lander (actress and singer)
- March 31 - Ashleigh Ball (voice actress and musician)
- April 1 - Matt Lanter (actor)
- April 2 - Yū Hayashi (voice actor)
- April 10 -
- May 6 - Adrianne Palicki (actress)
- May 14 - Amber Tamblyn (actress)
- May 12 - Domhnall Gleeson (actor, director, and screenwriter)
- May 19 - Jessica Fox (actress)
- June 10 - Leelee Sobieski (actress)
- June 20 - Grace Potter (singer)
- July 6 - Brady Bluhm (actor)
- July 29 - Tania Gunadi (actress)
- August 9 - Ashley Johnson (actress)
- August 11 - Chris Hemsworth (actor)
- August 13 - Sebastian Stan (actor)
- August 14 - Mila Kunis (actress)
- September 5 - Christian Buenaventura (actor)
- September 21 - Joseph Mazzello (actor)
- September 25 - Donald Glover (actor, screenwriter, and comedian)
- October 5 - Jesse Eisenberg (actor, voice actor, and author)
- October 17 - Felicity Jones (actress)
- October 24 - Adrienne Bailon (actress and singer)
- November 7 - Adam DeVine (comedian, actor, producer, and screenwriter)
- November 18 - Robert Kazinsky (actor)
- November 19 - Adam Driver (actor)
- November 22 - Andrew J. West (actor)
- November 24 - Karine Vanasse (actress)
- December 2 -
- January 17 -
- February 10 - Eduard Franz (actor)
- March 27 - James Hayter (actor)
- May 23 - George Bruns (composer)
- July 29 - David Niven (actor)
- July 30 - Lynn Fontanne (actresss)
- September 5 - Yale Gracey (Imagineer)
- September 30 - Freddy Martin (musician)
- December 8 - Slim Pickens (actor)
- December 18 - Leora Dana (actress)
- December 28 - William Demarest (actor)
- December 31 - Ralph Wright (actor, screenwriter, and director)
- Rob Minkoff - Director for The Lion King and The Haunted Mansion.
- Kelvin Yasuda - Effects Animator on Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, The Little Mermaid, and Oliver & Company.
- Philip Phillipson - Background Designer on The Lion King, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, and The Little Mermaid.
- Kelly Asbury - Disney/DreamWorks Director and Screenwriter who worked on Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid ,and Toy Story.
- Philo Barnhart - Assistant Animator on The Little Mermaid and The Rescuers Down Under.
- June M. Fujimoto - Lead Key Assistant Animator on Tarzan, The Little Mermaid, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, and The Princess and the Frog.
- Stephen Hickner - Current Storyboard Artist for Dreamworks Animation. Worked as an Assistant Animator on The Black Cauldron, The Great Mouse Detective, and The Brave Little Toaster.
- Jane Tucker - Assistant Animator on Tarzan, The Little Mermaid, and Hercules.
- Steve Starr - Assistant Effects Animator on The Lion King, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, and The Little Mermaid.