Happy Birthday, Mickey Mouse! The iconic Disney character turns 90

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Mickey Mouse, left, and Minnie Mouse attend a ceremony honoring Minnie with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Monday, Jan. 22, 2018, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Today is Mickey Mouse’s 90th birthday.

Disney designates Mickey’s birth date as Nov. 18, 1928, the premiere of “Steamboat Willie”, according to the Orlando Sentinel.

It was the public’s first exposure to the character, who became an overnight sensation, Becky Cline, director of Walt Disney Archives told the newspaper.

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