Roy O. Disney (24 June 1893–20 December 1971) was co-founder (along with his brother, Walt Disney) of what is now The Walt Disney Company. Roy served as the company's chief executive officer (1929–1971) and president (1945–1971).
- Everyone has heard of the Ford cars. But have they all heard of Henry Ford, who started it all? Walt Disney World is in memory of the man who started it all, so people will know his name as long as Walt Disney World is here.
- On re-naming the Disney World park after his recently deceased brother Walt Disney
- Walt Disney World is tribute to the philosophy and life of Walter Elias Disney... and to the talents, the dedication, and the loyalty of the entire Disney organization that made Walt Disney's dream come true. May Walt Disney World bring Joy and Inspiration and New Knowledge to all who come to this happy place... a Magic Kingdom where the young at heart of all ages can laugh and play and learn -- together.
- Opening day at Walt Disney World...