- March 11 - Trenchcoat
- March 25 - The Sword in the Stone (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 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?
- July - The Great Locomotive Chase and Johnny Tremain and the Sons of Liberty
- September - Walt Disney Cartoon Classics (Volumes 1 to 3): Chip 'n' Dale with Donald Duck, Pluto and Scary Tales
- October - Tron, Tex, and Something Wicked This Way Comes
- November - Walt Disney Cartoon Classics (Volumes 4 to 6): Sport Goofy, 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, model and singer)
- January 7 - Brett Dalton (actor)
- January 17 - Rickey Collins (actor and voice actor)
- January 19 - Hikaru Utada (singer, songwriter)
- January 24 - Rupak Ginn (actor and writer)
- February 23 - Emily Blunt (actress)
- February 27 - Kate Mara (actress)
- March 1 - Lupita Nyong'o (actress, film director and music video director)
- March 10 - Khadijah Haqq (actress); Malika Haqq (actress and television personality) and Carrie Underwood (singer and actress)
- March 28 - Natalie Lander (actress and singer)
- March 31 - Ashleigh Ball (voice actress and musician)
- April 1 - Matt Lanter (actor)
- April 2 - Yū Hayashi (Japanese voice actor)
- April 10 - Jamie Chung (actress) and Ryan Merriman (actor)
- May 6 - Adrianne Palicki (actress)
- May 14 - Amber Tamblyn (actress)
- May 12 - Domhnall Gleeson (Irish actor, director and writer)
- 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 (young actor)
- September 21 - Joseph Mazzello (actor)
- September 25 - Donald Glover (actor, writer and comedian)
- October 5 - Jesse Eisenberg (actor, voice actor, playwright, humorist and author)
- October 24 - Adrienne Bailon (actress and singer)
- November 7 - Adam DeVine (comedian, actor, producer and writer)
- November 19 - Adam Driver (actor)
- November 22 - Andrew J. West (actor)
- November 24 - Karine Vanasse (actress)
- December 2 - Jana Kramer (actress and singer) and Daniela Ruah (actress)
- January 17 - John W. Dunn (screenwriter and animator)
- January 17 - Doodles Weaver (actor and comedian)
- February 10 - Eduard Franz (actor)
- March 27 - James Hayter (actor)
- May 23 - George Bruns (film and attraction composer)
- July 29 - David Niven (actor)
- July 30 - Lynn Fontanne (British actress, major American stage star and longtime wife of Alfred Lunt)
- September 5 - Yale Gracey (Imagineer)
- September 30 - Freddy Martin (bandleader and tenor saxophonist)
- December 8 - Slim Pickens (actor)
- December 18 - Leora Dana (film, stage and television actress)
- December 28 - William Demarest (actor)
- December 31 - Ralph Wright (Actor, writer, 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.