Artist Studio Disney, known for his work for the cartoon “Bambi”, Tyrus Wong died at the age of 106 years. This was reported in the Twitter account of the Museum of Walt Disney.
“We are deeply saddened by the news of the death of Disney legend Tyrus Wong. He was 106 years old. Our thoughts are with the family Wong”, — stated in the message.
Tyrus Wong worked for Disney from 1938 to 1941. In 1942, the artist moved to Warner Brothers, where he worked for 26 years.
In 2001, he was recognized as a “Legend of Disney”.