Ed Wynn (born Isaiah Edwin Leopold; November 9, 1886 - June 19, 1966) was a popular American actor and comedian. He voiced The Mad Hatter in Alice in Wonderland (1951) and portrayed Uncle Albert in Mary Poppins (1964). He also played as Mr. Toymaker in Babes in Toyland, Fire chief in The Absent-Minded Professor, A. J. Allen in Son of Flubber, Mr. Hofstedder the Jeweler in That Darn Cat! and (his final role) Rufus the Gnome King in The Gnome-Mobile. In 1933, he was caricaturized by Walt Disney himself in the Silly Symphonies episode, Mickey's Gala Premiere. He was one of the actors approched to play The Wizard in the 1939 classic film, The Wizard Of Oz, however the role was too small for him.
- His granddaughter stated in her speech when accepting his Disney Legends award on her behalf, that Walt Disney was a paulbearer at his funeral.