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Claude Coats (January 17, 1913January 9, 1992) was an American Imagineer and background artist.


He was inducted as a Disney Legend in 1991.

Filmography

Claude Coats did extensive work for the Walt Disney Studios as a background artist for many animated features and shorts, before joining WED Enterprises in 1955. Coats worked on the following films:

  • Pecos Bill
  • The Legend of Johnny Appleseed

Imagineering

In 1955, Walt Disney selected Coats to become an Imagineer for WED Enterprises (which became Walt Disney Imagineering in 1984) to help with the design of Disneyland. Coats would remain with Imagineering until his retirement in 1989. Coats worked on many Disney theme park attractions at several parks.

Disneyland

1964-65 New York World's Fair

Magic Kingdom

EPCOT Center

Tokyo Disneyland

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